More money for road repairs in Livingston
LIVINGSTON - Parish leaders dedicated another $1 million to the road overlay project Thursday night.
Earlier this year, the parish council agreed to spend $4.47 million to re-pave forty roads. The extra money will increase the total amount spent to around $5.5 million. It was not immediately clear what roads will be fixed with the additional money.
The contractor and an engineer will look at the roads suggested for repairs and decide which can be done in the most cost effective way.
Here are the roads on the original list:
District 1 - South Satsuma Drive
District 2 - Sims Road, Perkins Road, Masion de Lane, Lynchburg Drive, Herman Ernest Lane, Versailles
District 3 - Dunn Road, Linder Road, Landsdown Drive
District 4 - Jason Drive, Pine Bluff Road, Lynn Drive, Darrin Drive, Leigh Drive, Colonial Drive, South Redwood Drive, Abyss Lane, Red Willow Drive, Willow Point Drive, Cypress Lake Drive
District 5 - Southpoint Drive, Falcon Crest Drive
District 6 - Hammack Road, Cuba Wheat Road, Cypress Point
District 7 - Travis Street, Sutcliff Drive, Brian Park Road, Kellywood Drive, Fox Run Drive, Brett Drive, Mayer Street, Kirbywood Drive
District 8 - Swamp Drive, Chene Blanc,
District 9 - Trappers Run, Ross Trail, Karli Lane, Sherwood Lane
Work on many streets has already been completed.
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