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Parish President Opens Raceland Shelter
Tropical Storm Barry
Here are the latest comprehensive updates:
The Parish President declared a State of Emergency, effective July 10th, 2019, at 3:00 P.M.
A Hurricane Warning is now in effect for the Louisiana coast from the Mouth of the Pearl River to Morgan City.
**Sandbag locations remain operational throughout the Parish. Workers will be there to assist. Sandbag Locations
**Garbage service has been cancelled for Friday and Saturday. Regularly scheduled garbage service will resume Monday.
(Please pick-up empty cans and do not put out garbage cans for weekend pick-up.)
Please clean out any ditches or culvert areas to allow proper drainage to occur.
**A Mandatory Evacuation was issued for residents and businesses South of the Leon Theriot Flood Gate July 12th, 2019 at 6:00 A.M.
(Once you evacuate during a mandatory evacuation, you will not be able to return until the order is lifted.)
**The Raceland Recreation Center is OPEN for residents that choose to seek shelter. Shelter Address
(You will need to bring 3 days of water, food, bedding, any medications and I.D. Minors under the age of 18 require adult supervision. Pets are not allowed at the shelter, unless a service animal is needed.)
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