Project battles St. John erosion

Published 3:35 pm Friday, June 6, 2014

St. John the Baptist Parish President Natalie Robottom, left on stage, speaks at the Pleasure Bend Fire Station Wednesday afternoon. The project calls for the construction of a rock dyke that will block waves from actually reaching the shoreline. Robottom said the project, which should be complete this summer, has been years in the making.