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Livingston Parish School Board joins class-action flood lawsuit

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LIVINGSTON, LA (WAFB) -

The Livingston Parish School Board has joined the class-action flood lawsuit against the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) and others, a school board spokeswoman confirms.

The suit states the concrete barrier wall along I-12 contributed to the devastating flooding in Livingston Parish communities in August.

The cities of Walker and Denham Springs officially filed the lawsuit in early January.

RELATED: Walker, Denham Springs file lawsuit blaming DOTD project for flooding area communities

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