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Field Operations
Subdivisions of Field Operations
The Field Operations Division of the Office of Water and Sewerage consists of the Resource Group, the Central Supply and Warehouse Group, and the five maintenance zones. There are 154 employees in the Field Operations Division.

Maintenance Zones
Shreveport is divided into five maintenance zones. Each zone work task force is responsible for all maintenance work, including:
  • Repairing or replacing manholes and covers within their respective maintenance zone
  • Repairing water and sewer mains
  • Replacing or repairing fire hydrants
  • Replacing or repairing valves

The Resource Group
The Resource Group is responsible for preventative maintenance on the sewer system. This includes jet washing the mains to unclog debris blockages and performing video inspection to determine where sewer main breaks and failures have occurred. They also perform valve exercises for water main repair.

The Meter Reading & Repair Shop
The Meter Reading and Repair Shop personnel are responsible for reading the meters and editing them for billing purposes. They also remove and install water meters, turn water on and off, repair meter leaks, and repair or replace meter boxes.

The Central Supply & Warehouse Group
The Central Supply and Warehouse Group is responsible for stocking, warehousing, and issuing all materials and supplies including:
  • Dirt
  • Fire hydrants
  • Gravel
  • Manholes
  • Pipe
  • Sand
  • Sod
  • Valves

Additionally, it maintains and issues special motorized equipment that may be needed to accomplish a needed water or sewer main repair.

Contact Us
James Kennedy
Superintendent
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2139 Greenwood Road
Shreveport, LA 71103

Ph: 318-673-6551

Hours
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
City of Shreveport, Louisiana