Construction is underway on Entergy Louisiana’s technological upgrade to its electric power transmission grid in Jefferson Davis Parish. The project will enhance reliability, increase transmission capacity and help ensure the availability of affordable power now and into the future for the parish. The maps below outline the areas affected by the projects.
What is the project's timeframe?
Construction has already begun on the project. It is scheduled to be completed by February 2020.
Should I be concerned about safety issues?
Our top priority is to have a safe, accident-free environment. Entergy Louisiana has developed detailed on-site safety measures that have been tailored to meet the needs of the project, community and impacted areas.
How will this affect traffic?
Entergy will work closely with local officials to develop detailed execution and traffic control plans and will provide adequate signage to help the public safely navigate around project work areas.
When will the crews be working?
Crews will work primarily from dawn to dusk, approximately 10-12 hours per day.
Will I lose power?
Entergy has identified a few locations that will require brief service interruptions as a result of this project. Entergy will provide advance notice to all affected customers so that customers can plan accordingly.
Where should I report issues and concerns regarding this project?
Please call the project hotline 337-821-2424 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.