By the winter months, the Webster Parish courthouse will be undergoing some work to change out its heating, ventilation and air conditioning, or HVAC.
Ed Elberson, with Somdal and Associates (the firm that built the courthouse), says during a Webster Parish Police Jury buildings and grounds committee meeting Tuesday, the scope of the project will include a new system on the market that uses refrigeration lines throughout the building.
“It’s different in that we don’t need all the duct work,” he said. “We basically run refrigeration lines in the building. We’re going to leave the existing equipment where we can, particularly anything