This week, the Department of Health and Hospitals' Office of Public Health awarded $3 million to the Waterworks District No. 3 of Beauregard Parish through the State's Drinking Water Revolving Loan Fund Program (DWRLF). The loan will help the system improve and update the community's drinking water system.
Baton Rouge, La. - The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals is issuing boil advisories for systems in response to Hurricane Isaac.
The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals’ Office of Public Health recently awarded $2.5 million to the City of Winnfield water system through the state’s Drinking Water Revolving Loan Fund Program.
Nearly one out of every eight Louisianians gets their drinking water from privately owned domestic water wells.
Information on protecting private water well supplies snd testing of private water well supplies for contamination.
In order to be considered for a DWRLF Loan, a water system must first submit a completed Loan Application Package to LDHH-OPH. Upon receipt of all Loan Applications, LDHH-OPH lists all eligible projects in Louisiana's annual funding plan for the DWRLF Program. There are two project lists compiled from the drinking water loan projects for which applicants have expressed an interest in financing. These lists are included in the Program's Intended Use Plan (IUP).