What is a Right of Way Permit and when should you purchase one?
A Right-of-Way permit must be obtained from the Caddo Parish Public Works department any time an excavation is made in the public Right-of-Way. This permit will consist of Permit Application Guidelines, Permit Holder Requirements and other relevant information.
How to Submit Online
Download the Right-of-Way Permit and fill out the required information. Visit the online submittal page linked below and upload a copy of the completed Permit with your request. Request will be reviewed in 5 business days. The Permits office will contact you after review, regarding approval and payment options.
Right-of-Way / Road Crossing Request It should be noted that the online application is just that, an application only and does not approve work. A valid permit issued by the Department of Public Works must be in hand prior to start of any work in the Parish right-of-way.