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Bridge Closure Notice

Galliano and Cote Blanche Pontoon Bridge Closure Notice

Post Date:07/12/2019 7:50 PM

**The Galliano and Cote Blanche Pontoon Bridges will be CLOSED to vehicular traffic at 8:30 P.M. until further notice.

 

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.  

**LA 1 South of the Golden Meadow Lock has been closed to vehicular traffic due to overtopping areas of the low-lying roadway.

(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.)

**Parish President Jimmy Cantrelle has issued a curfew for Lafourche Parish Residents from 10 P.M. to 8 A.M.

 

Please check updates at lafourchegov.org, Facebook @lafourchegov, and Twitter.

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