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Oct 29, 2008
BATON ROUGE - Today, Governor Bobby Jindal announced the appointment of Marty Poche to the Pontchartrain Levee Board.
The Pontchartrain Levee Board is responsible for maintaining the integrity of the levees and maintaining the levee drainage system within East Baton Rouge, Iberville, Ascension, St. James, St. John the Baptist, and St. Charles Parishes.
According to statute, the board is comprised of the following nine gubernatorial appointments:
Marty Poche, of Paulina, is the office manager for Superior Office Products and previously worked for Colonial Sugars in Gramercy. Poche is a nominee of the St. James Parish legislative delegation, as required by statute.