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  • Lift Amoeba Press Release - Rescind

    The Lafourche Parish Water District No. 1 purchases water, from Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Waterworks, to service the residents of Marydale Subdivision, Grand Bois Community, and Romero Subdivision (Romero Street, Bayou Blue).

    08/15/2018 5:00 PM

  • Laurel Valley Boil Advisory 8-15-18

    It is recommended that all customers along the Laurel Valley Road up to the Lafourche Parish Water District No. 1 Booster Station disinfect their water prior to consuming it.

    08/15/2018 2:30 PM

  • Attorney General Upholds Parish President’s Authority

    "It is therefore the opinion of this office that the President, pursuant to the authority granted in the Charter, may discipline and/or dismiss the OCA’s employees, including the executive director, subject to any applicable civil service protections,” stated Jeff Landry, Attorney General.

    08/14/2018 11:00 AM

  • Mosquito Pool Positive for West Nile Virus: Raceland Area

    The Office for Mosquito Control of Lafourche, LLC has informed us that the Louisiana Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory has confirmed one of their mosquito samples positive for West Nile Encephalitis (WNV).

    08/14/2018 10:30 AM

  • Public Notice - Road Closure

    Leonard Street (100 Block) in Thibodaux will be closed today to vehicular traffic for repair.

    08/14/2018 10:15 AM

  • Mosquito Pool Positive for West Nile Virus: Galliano Area

    The Office for Mosquito Control of Lafourche, LLC has informed us that the Louisiana Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory has confirmed one of their mosquito samples positive for West Nile Encephalitis (WNV).

    08/08/2018 12:00 PM

  • Lafourche Parish Government Board & Commission Vacancies

    The deadline for applications to the Lafourche Parish Government Board and Commission Vacancies will be Tuesday, August 14th, 2018 at 1:00 p.m.

    07/30/2018 9:10 AM

  • Parish President Lifts Workforce Reduction to Resume Standard Operations

    On August 13th, 2018, Lafourche Parish Government will resume standard operations.

    07/24/2018 3:30 PM

  • Mosquito Pool Positive for West Nile Virus: Bayou Blue Area

    The Office for Mosquito Control of Lafourche, LLC has informed us that the Louisiana Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory has confirmed one of their mosquito samples positive for West Nile Encephalitis (WNV).

    07/16/2018 2:00 PM

  • Audit Prompts Termination of Executive Director of Community Action

    Parish President James Cantrelle announced that the Executive Director for the Office of Community Action has been terminated for cause effective July 10th, 2018, due to findings from an audit initiated by complaints sent to the Executive Branch of Lafourche Parish Government.

    07/11/2018 11:00 AM

  • Lafourche Parish Water District No. 1 Press Release

    The Lafourche Parish Water District press release serves as a notice that Terrebonne Consolidated Waterworks has confirmed the presence of the Naegleria fowleri amoeba in Pointe-aux-Chenes, ACR #160 4260 Highway 665. They are conducting a 60-day free chlorine treatment to ensure amoeba elimination.

    06/11/2018 1:00 PM

  • The La 308 bridge in Raceland between US 90 and LA 182 is NOW OPEN ----NOW OPEN ----NOW OPEN!

    The La 308 bridge in Raceland between US 90 and LA 182 is NOW OPEN ----NOW OPEN ----NOW OPEN!

    06/05/2018 3:45 PM

  • Hurricane Season is Here: STAY CONNECTED

    The 2018 hurricane season begins tomorrow, June 1st, and Lafourche Parish Government encourages all residents to get prepared.

    05/31/2018 5:00 PM

  • Subtropical Storm Alberto

    The Lafourche Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness is continuing to monitor Subtropical Storm Alberto. Residents can plan for effects of Alberto late Sunday through Tuesday morning (near tropical storm force (39 mph) winds and possible heavy rainfall at times).

    05/26/2018 9:00 AM

  • Subtropical Storm Alberto

    Subtropical Storm Alberto has formed in the extreme northwestern Caribbean Sea. Please stay tuned for further updates. In addition, a flash flood watch is now in effect for a large part of our forecast area including New Orleans, Baton Rouge and coastal Mississippi.

    05/25/2018 11:30 AM

  • Public Notice

    05/24/2018 4:30 PM

  • Tropical Update

    The National Hurricane Center is continuing to monitor Invest 90L, an area of disturbed weather, for possible tropical development in the central Gulf in the coming days.

    05/24/2018 11:50 AM

  • Restore Act Multiyear Implementation Plan Amendment

    Lafourche Parish Government’s RESTORE Act Multiyear Implementation Plan Amendment draft is now available for public comment beginning May 22, 2018. The announcement follows a presentation on the draft multiyear plan amendment to the Lafourche Parish Council.

    05/22/2018 9:30 AM

  • Permits Department Public Meeting Notice

    The Lafourche Parish Government Permits Department will host a public meeting at the Mathews Government Complex, Training Room, on Tuesday, May 29th, 2018 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

    05/21/2018 1:30 PM

  • President Cantrelle Invests More in Roads and Recreation

    President Jimmy Cantrelle invests more in roads and recreation in North, Central and South Lafourche as promised.

    05/14/2018 4:00 PM

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