Amite River Basin Commission
To mitigate flood damage in the Amite River Basin, this Commission will serve as a multi-parish authority to accomplish flood control measures; facilitate cooperation between federal, state and local governing bodies to foster floodplain management; maintain and operate structures built under the auspices of the Commission; and coordinate river management within the basin.

Contact Amite River Basin Commission

Dietmar Rietschier
Executive Director
3535 S. Sherwood Forest Boulevard
Suite 135
Baton Rouge, Louisiana  70816
Phone: (225) 296-4900
Fax: (225) 296-4990


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana