NEWS

Commissioners take to D.C.

Staff Report
L to R: Michael Chopin - BKI, Larry Buquoi - Board Attorney, Mark Roberts - BKI, Nicholas Matherne - CB&I, Randy Trosclair - Executive Director, L.B.L.D., U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, James P. Jasmin - Commissioner, St. James Parish, Michael McKinney Sr. - President, L.B.L.D., Marlin Rogers - Commissioner, St. Charles Parish, Joseph Dantin - Commissioner, St. Charles Parish, Whitney Jasmin Jr. - Commissioner, St. John Parish, Robert LeBlanc - Commissioner, Assumption Parish, Ivy Chauvin - Assistant Executive Director, L.B.L.D. and 
Eric Matherne - Commissioner, St. Charles Parish.

On Feb. 29 to March 2, the Lafourche Basin Levee District Commissioners and staff participated in the Mississippi Valley Flood Control Association's Annual spring meeting in Washington, D.C. The commissioners had the opportunity to meet with the members of the Louisiana Congressional Delegation, who updated them on the Board's Upper Barataria Risk Reduction Hurricane Project.