Livingston adopts new gravel pit ordinance
LIVINGSTON - The Livingston Parish Council has approved a new ordinance regulating how gravel pits are allowed to operate.
The proposed ordinance was amended to change legal hours of operation for loading or transporting to Monday-Friday from 2:30 a.m. - 4:30 a.m. if the pit is adjacent to a named subdivision.
There shall be no loading or production of gravel and sand on any major holiday if the gravel pit property line is adjacent to a named subdivision.
The hours of operation are different if the pit is not adjacent to a named subdivision.
This has been an issue for residents of the Oak Hills Subdivision in Watson for the past two years. Read more about their concerns here.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Officers, teens discuss difficult issues at Baton Rouge conference
EBR sheriff's deputy changing tire goes viral
New Roads community commemorates Memorial Day with a 'blessing of the boats'
Crews respond to fire at abandoned house on Lobelia Avenue
Video of EBR sheriff's deputy changing tire goes viral