Donaldsonville in Ascension Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Walter Lemann, Sr. Pumping Station
Bayou Lafourche Fresh Water District
It was his perseverance which led to the organization of the Bayou Lafourche Improvement Association, to the creation of the Bayou Lafourche Fresh Water District, and finally the erection of this pumping station.
To such farsighted leadership and unselfish devotion to the general welfare, all progress must be dedicated.
Names of members of the Board of Directors and other government officials
Erected 1955 by Department of Public Works.
Location. 30° 6.475′ N, 90° 59.466′ W. Marker is in Donaldsonville, Louisiana, in Ascension Parish. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Mississippi Street (State Highway 18) and Iberville Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located at the Fort Butler memorial. Marker is in this post office area: Donaldsonville LA 70346, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Butler UDC Monument (a few steps from this marker); Fort Butler African American Soldiers Memorial Donaldsonville (a few steps from this marker); Bayou Lafourche (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles "Chalou" Trepagnier Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Donaldsonville (approx. ¼ mile away); Francis T. Nicholls (approx. ¼ mile away); War Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Donaldsonville.
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Environment • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 5, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2015. This page has been viewed 259 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 24, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.