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The Lockport Boat Launch - Eastern Launch (closest to Bayou Lafourche) will be closed January, 21st, 2020 until further notice for the demolition of the wharf, construction of a concrete walkway, installation of a kayak launch and parking lot upgrades. The Western launch will remain open.
01/20/2020 5:00 PM
The deadline to accept applications for this advertisement is Thursday, January 30, 2020 before 1:00 p.m.
01/15/2020 5:00 PM
On January 14th, 2020, Parish President Archie Chaisson III received unanimous support from Council members as they appointed his leadership team.
01/15/2020 11:00 AM
The Galliano Pontoon Bridge is now OPEN to vehicular and marine traffic.
01/09/2020 4:45 PM
The Lafourche Central Market will be closed Saturday, January 11th, 2020 due to the severe weather threat.
01/09/2020 4:00 PM
The Galliano Pontoon Bridge is now closed (Thursday, January 9th, 2020) due to cable issues until further notice. The bridge will be closed to vehicular and marine traffic.
01/09/2020 1:18 PM
The median crossover near the Rouses Market in Larose, LA at LA 657, also known as W 15th St., between the northbound and southbound lanes of LA 3235 will be closed to traffic starting 8:00 AM on Thursday, January 9, 2020.
01/07/2020 12:00 PM
Lafourche Parish Government, as of January 2020, has fully transitioned to River Birch Renewable Energy as our waste and debris service provider parish-wide. As with any transition, there can be a few challenges, but we are working diligently to move towards fully automated cart service.
01/07/2020 10:00 AM
Lafourche Parish Government would like to announce that effective January 2nd, 2020, River Birch Renewable Energy (RBRE) will be the new residential waste and debris service provider for Lafourche Parish outside the city limits of Thibodaux and including the Towns of Lockport and Golden Meadow.
12/23/2019 4:00 PM
All employees of Lafourche Parish Government are invited to attend a mandatory meeting on Monday, January 6th, 2020 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Mathews Government Complex. All offices will be closed from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to allow time for travel. Please post this notice in all offices.
12/19/2019 10:26 AM
There will be no regular household garbage collection on Wednesday, December 25th, 2019, Christmas Day and Wednesday, January 1st, 2020, New Year’s Day. Garbage Collection will resume its normal schedule on Thursday, December 26th and Thursday, January 2nd.
12/18/2019 5:00 PM
The deadline to accept applications for this advertisement is Thursday, January 9, 2020 before 1:00 p.m.
12/17/2019 3:30 PM
There will be no collection of garbage on Thursday, November 28th in observance of Thanksgiving Day. Regular collection will resume on Friday, November 29th.
11/25/2019 3:30 PM
The deadline to accept applications for this advertisement is Wednesday, December 11th, before 1:00 p.m.
11/21/2019 12:00 PM
The Bayou Blue Pontoon Bridge on LA 316 crossing the Intracoastal Canal Waterway in Bayou Blue, LA is now open to vehicular traffic. Repairs to the control system have been completed.
11/19/2019 3:15 PM
Freeze warnings remain in effect into Wednesday morning for coastal parishes.
11/12/2019 2:30 PM
LA 1, Larose Vertical Lift, single lane closure with flaggers, on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 from 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM for bridge inspection.
11/12/2019 9:05 AM
The Bayou Blue Pontoon Bridge on LA 316 crossing the Intracoastal Canal Waterway in Bayou Blue, LA will be closed to vehicular traffic until further notice.
11/12/2019 9:02 AM
The deadline to accept applications for this advertisement is Monday, November 18th, 2019 before 1:00 p.m.
11/05/2019 1:10 PM
An annual flu vaccine is the first and best way to protect yourself and your family from the flu. Receive your flu shot with no out-of-pocket expense on Tuesday, November 19th, 2019 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Warren J. Harang Jr. Municipal Auditorium.
11/05/2019 12:45 PM