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Marvin Braud Pumping Station to be activated Sunday evening

Staff Report
The waterway at Marvin Braud Pumping Station will be closed Sunday.

Ascension Parish President Clint Cointment announced this morning that he has ordered the closure of the waterway at Marvin Braud Pumping Station at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 23. The Pumping Station will begin drawing down the water in parish waterways later that evening.

His decision is prompted by the current weather forecast and is subject to change based on any updates in the weather forecast.