Parish Council handles business related to Fish Hatchery Road Project

The Parish Council held a special called meeting via teleconference on Aug. 6 to authorize the execution of several Change Orders that have already been approved by the Cane River Waterway Commission who is funding the Fish Hatchery Road Project.

Change Order No. 1 for the resurfacing of Fish Hatchery Road in the amount of $9,400 for revisions in planned drainage structures at several locations within the portion of the project for which roadside ditch profiles have been established to date, bringing the total to $2,064,605.78 and increasing the completion from 150 to 153 days

Change Order No. 2 for the resurfacing of Fish Hatchery Road in the amount of $48,710 to install a new outfall pipe to take runoff from the north/east roadside ditch at the Project Station and deposit it directly into Cane River Lake, bringing the total to $2,113,315.78 and increasing the completion from 153 to 161 days

Change Order No. 3 for the resurfacing of Fish Hatchery Road in the amount of $30,980 to install a new cross-drain pipe and outfall ditch at the Project Station and to replace existing deteriorated cross-drain pipes at four locations not specified in the plans, bringing the total to $2,144,295.78 and increasing the completion from 161 to 167 days

Change Order No. 4 for the resurfacing of Fish Hatchery Road in the amount of $5,400 to provide for pothole patching in the parts of the project where asphalt surfacing exists (North end of the road), bringing the total to $2,149,695.78 and increasing the completion from 161 to 167 days

Authorize the Parish President to enter into negotiations and obligate the funds for the acquisition of drainage servitudes from owners of private property at the locations of the new outfalls being constructed as part of the Fish Hatchery Road Project

Introduction of Ordinance to authorize the purchase by the Parish of certain drainage servitudes from private property owners at project stations of the resurfacing of Fish Hatchery Road Project

Hoover abstained from voting on these items as her husband is employed by the project contractor, Regional Construction.


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2 thoughts on “Parish Council handles business related to Fish Hatchery Road Project

  1. It has been about 12 days since the change orders were approved and still no patches on the north end.

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