South Ellendale Estates, Addendum 1, as viewed from the sky before 10 a.m. today, after water had receded several feet. 

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A resident for over 20 years. We had a high water event in the spring that created a inconvenience for some residents. Parish officials installed a plug in our drainage canal with a tiny illegit pump to clear the water. Now we live under a constant threat of our homes being flooded during a rain event like last night. Promises of a permanent legit pump in the future is great, but for now it is a constant threat for a big rain event. Poor planning and lack of engineering got us here. Complaints fell on deaf ears. God help us again because a high water mark 1 inch from floor height is a close call.

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