Publication Date
Request for Qualifications for
Engineering Services to
Cancienne Canal Project
Assumption Parish Police Jury (APPJ) is issuing a Request for Qualifications (RFQs) from individuals and/or firms interested in providing professional services for the engineering and design of the Cancienne Canal Project in Assumption Parish. This project will provide significant drainage improvements in Ward 5 of Assumption Parish in the Cancienne Canal westerly to Lake Verret. The project consists of: dredging a portion of Cancienne Canal from Lake Verret to the farmlands approximately 3.7 miles, sweeping/cleaning the upstream portion of Cancienne Canal, and hydroseeding along banks of the restored portion of the project as a nature-based solution to help with water quality and bank stabilization.
The responses must be received via the Assumption Parish website ( or hand delivered to the Assumption Parish Police Jury (APPJ) office located 4813 Highway 1, Napoleonville, LA 70390 on or before the date and time specified in the Schedule of Events. Proposals may also be submitted by certified or registered mail with return receipt requested to P. O. Box 520, Napoleonville, LA 70390 but MUST be received and date stamped as received in the Assumption Parish Police Jury Administrative office no later than the deadline as stated in the Schedule of Events.
Submittals & Schedule of Events:
Activity Date
Public Notice of RFQ October 10, 2023, October 17, 2023 & October 24, 2023
Deadline for receipt of
written inquiries October 31, 2023
Deadline for receipt of
RFQ responses November 6, 2023 at 2:00 p.m.
Requests for Qualifications to be opened at a later time and evaluated by a committee of (5) members as appointed by the Assumption Parish Police Jury. Request for Qualifications specifications can be found on the Assumption Parish website ( You may also contact Megan Hedges with the Assumption Parish Police Jury at 985-369-7435 should you have questions or are having trouble locating the Request for Qualifications packet.
October 10, 2023
October 17, 2023
October 24, 2023