Department of Public Works

Contacts:

Sam Digirolamo

Director
Email

Huey Comeaux

Assistant Director
Email

Lorraine Wheat

Office Manager
Email

Shelly Cleveland

Administrative Assistant
Email

Phone

(225) 686-3030

Fax

(225) 686-2898

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The Livingston Parish Public Works Department is responsible for maintaining roadways, roadside mowing and drainage on more than 833 miles of roads and 1,548 miles of canals and ditches throughout the parish.

The department is divided into five main divisions below:

• Administration provides customer service and internal logistics for the department’s 69 workers.
• Roads & Bridges maintains more than 833 miles of parish roadways, including road surfacing and signage. Maintain 77 road bridge crossings along with numerous lateral ditch bridges.
• Drainage maintains 715 miles canals and drainage lateral ditches, as well as more than 1,666 miles of roadside ditches.
• Animal Control operates the Animal Shelter Facility and pick up vicious dogs on the request of the Sheriff Department.

The Department of Public Works offers the following services to the community:

• Bridge maintenance
• Culvert cleaning
• Driveway pipe installation
• Right-of-way mowing
• Roadside drainage
• Roadway Maintenance – Pot hole patching, crack sealing as needed
• Sign installation / replacement
• Tree Removal in Right of Way with Director’s approval
• Roadside litter pick up along with white goods and vegetative debris
• Providing sandbags for flood control when weather threatens to create flooding conditions at your local Fire Department under the direction of the Office of LOHSEP
• Parish Sewer System Operation and Maintenance at Juban Crossing in Denham Springs and Haynes Settlement in Springfield
• Repair parish vehicles and road equipment and provide a preventative maintenance program
• Ditch spraying is done in scheduled intervals

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