Drainage Department


It is our mission at the West Baton Rouge Parish Drainage Department is to keep our parish drainage canals properly maintained for public safety. We appreciate our good relationship with the residents of West Baton Rouge Parish and getting matters within our maintenance area resolved quickly and efficiently.

Drainage Department Service

  • Maintain Parish Right of Way's, 
  • Mowing and Spraying Herbicide
  • Trimming Tree/ Brush on Parish Canals
  • Maintain Parish Equipment 
  • Put Coverts Down in Canals and Ditches 


For concerns on your water bills or deposits, call West Baton Rouge Parish Council Gas and Water at (225) 336-2406, or visit Utility Billing.

In case of emergency, call your local police department, or 911

  • Port Allen Police Department: (225) 343-5525 
  • Addis Police Department:  (225) 687-2222 
  • Brusly Police Department: (225) 749-2980 
  • W.B.R. Sheriff Department: (225) 343-5525

Call Before You Dig

Louisiana 811 allows you to simultaneously notify many underground utilities operators or facilities of your intent to dig or demolish. You can call 811, toll-free at 1-800-272-3020, or use our internet ticketing service (Next Gen) to submit a locate request. 


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