Servitude Encroachment Instructions
Digging In Servitudes-Fences, Walls, and Concrete
Indiscriminate digging in servitudes has the potential for:
Life threatening episodes,
Delay of project if underground involvement's are encountered,
Call LOUISIANA ONE CALL at 1-800-272-3020.
All excavations, particularly those in servitudes are covered by many
federal, state and City Parish regulations. In order to make certain
you have done everything in your power to
prevent excavation problems, you should:
This call should be made at least 48 hours before any excavation work
is done. This call will result in all underground lines being marked
except sewer and storm water lines.
CALL Engineering Services at 1-225-389-3222
Fences, walls, and concrete placement in or over servitude may require
prior approval from City-Parish.
NOTE: No Part of a Building Shall Be Built Upon or Overhang any
Part of the Servitude.
Driveways Not Allowed Over Sewer Manholes or