amite river basin commission
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Dietmar Rietschier, Executive Director
3535 South Sherwood Forest Blvd. Suite 135
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70816
(phone) 225-296-4900
(fax) 225-296-4990


"To mitigate flood damage in the Amite River Basin, this Commission will serve as a multi-parish authority to accomplish flood control measures; facilitate cooperation between federal, state and local governing bodies to foster floodplain management; maintain and operate structures built under the auspices of the Commission; and coordinate river management within the basin."
Comite River Diversion Canal Task Force Brief 3-20
ARBC Quarterly Public Meeting September 19, 2019
Comite River Diversion Project Status Update September, 2019

Comite River Diversion Project Status Update November 7, 2018
Right-of-Way Maps as of November 20, 2018

The Quarterly Public Meeting scheduled for 3/19/2020 by ARBC has been
cancelled. If you have any questions please call our office at (225) 296-4900.
River Gauge May 2011 Comite Diversion Canal
River Gaugefont> May 2011 Photos Comite Diversion Canal