Culvert (Driveway) Permit InformationWho needs a permit?
Anyone outside the municipal limits of Acadia Parish who is planning on constructing a new driveway on a parish road. (Those individuals that are planning a driveway on a State highway should contact the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development office at 337-788-7502.)
Is there a fee for the permit?
No. There is no fee for a culvert permit.
Where do I get the permit?
Permits may be obtained at the Road Department at 1528 West 2nd Street, (Hwy. 90) in Crowley. Office hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The phone number is 337-788-8861.
At the time you apply for your culvert permit, you will be given two flags to put out where the proposed driveway is to be constructed. A representative of the parish road department will go out and do a site inspection and make a size determination. The information will then be reported to the office and you will be notified by telephone of the correct size. The permit will then be mailed.