DPW UPDATE – 4/13/15
Roadway blacktopping report – this year 32.7 miles of Parish Maintained roads are scheduled to be blacktopped; to date over 18% of the total number roads have been blacktopped
DOTD Road Transfer Program – Parish roads (Choctaw & Dummyline) that were accepted by DOTD. These roads were added to the DOTD maintenance program. Currently we are working with the design engineers to expedite the paving & drainage requirements for each road.
During design through the completion of construction the DOTD has designated these roads as follows;
4.129 miles of Choctaw Rd (from Hwy. 10 north to Hwy. 436)
As control section 870-07 & LA route 3111
1.971 miles of Dummyline Rd (from John Jones Rd. to Hwy 1072)
As control section 870-08 & LA route 3171
The roadway construction bid date is scheduled for August 2015
Poole’s Bluff Recreational Trails Program – the fishing pier on the Pearl River is complete (Photo Attached); the concrete walkway approach, handicap accessibility, signage, roof covered area and benches at the pier’s wood structure were started today.
RCC inmate labor will complete the construction of these features. Photos taken 4/7/15