St. John The Baptist Parish News Release

Foxwood Drainage Improvements Phase II to Begin

Foxwood Drainage Improvements Phase II to Begin

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

St. John the Baptist Parish – St. John the Baptist Parish in coordination with contractor J.E.S Construction Inc., will begin Phase II of the Foxwood Levee Project in the upcoming days.

This $150,000 project will work to help alleviate flooding near the entrance of Foxwood subdivision by pumping rainwater run off to Foxwood canal.

During this time, Foxwood Lane will be reduced to one lane of traffic however all residents will have access to their homes. Garbage, Fire and Police services will be uninterrupted during construction.

Foxwood residents are encouraged to be on the lookout for work crews and equipment as they travel through the neighborhood. The estimated time of completion for the project is 45 days, weather permitting. 

Thank you for your patience and cooperation as we work to make improvements. For additional questions, please contact St. John Capital Projects at 985-652-9569.