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In the aftermath of Hurricane Barry, Lafourche Parish Government has activated additional storm debris removal services. Beginning Tuesday, July 23rd, storm debris contractors will also be picking up branches and tree debris that are placed at the curbside.
07/22/2019 11:30 AM
Daily rounds of scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected through at least this weekend. Most thunderstorms will be capable of producing very heavy rain, and will have a cumulative effect as the ground becomes saturated.
08/21/2019 10:30 AM
Lafourche Parish Government, Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Government and the North Lafourche Levee District have partnered to make significant progress on the Pointe Aux Chenes Emergency Alignment Project. Click the attached document for comprehensive weekly updates.
08/20/2019 9:45 AM
The deadline to accept applications for this advertisement is Tuesday, August 27th, 2019 by 1:00 p.m.
08/13/2019 11:00 AM
This is to inform you that the Louisiana Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory has confirmed one of our mosquito samples positive for West Nile Encephalitis (WNV). Said sample was collected in the Larose/Cut Off area of Lafourche Parish (Zone L21) on August 6th.
08/12/2019 9:02 AM
You may be eligible for FEMA reimbursement after a disaster. This outreach workshop is to provide information and guidance for Private Non-Profits and Houses of Worship.
08/08/2019 10:15 AM
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.
08/05/2019 8:39 AM
This is to inform you that the Louisiana Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory has confirmed one of our mosquito samples positive for West Nile Encephalitis (WNV). Said sample was collected in the North Raceland area of Lafourche Parish (Zone L13) on July 23rd.
07/29/2019 1:00 PM
Applications for School Uniform Vouchers will be accepted from 8am - 4pm in Galliano Outreach on July 30, 2019; Mathews Complex on July 31, 2019; and Thibodaux Outreach on August 1, 2019.
Mathews Office of Community Action will be closed on Tuesday, July 30 & Thursday, August 1, 2019 to allow us to better assist our Outreach offices in Galliano and Thibodaux with School Uniform Voucher applications.
To view the full flyer along with information regarding hepatitis A vaccinations, click the flyer image below
07/22/2019 3:00 PM
All residents and businesses in Lafourche Parish who suffered any damages from Hurricane Barry are asked to call the Lafourche Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness to file a damage report between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM. The telephone number is (985)532-8174.
07/17/2019 4:30 PM
Lafourche Parish Government and its contractors will begin the process of Storm Debris Cleanup and Removal in the aftermath of Hurricane Barry. To assist in these collection efforts, we ask that storm debris and regular garbage and trash be kept separate as much as possible.
07/16/2019 12:30 PM
Citizens that wish to apply for commodity assistance can register on Monday's and Thursday's throughout the month of July. Please bring proof of identification, social security card, proof of income and proof of residence. There can only be one application per household.
07/15/2019 3:30 PM
This is to inform you that the Louisiana Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory has confirmed one of our mosquito samples positive for West Nile Encephalitis (WNV). Said sample was collected in the North Cut Off area of Lafourche Parish (Zone L5) on June 9th.
07/15/2019 3:15 PM
This is to inform you that the Louisiana Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory has confirmed that mosquito samples were positive for West Nile Encephalitis (WNV). Said samples were collected in the Lockport area of Lafourche Parish (Zone L7/8) on June 9th.
07/15/2019 3:15 PM
Reflecting on this weekend’s weather event, Parish President Jimmy Cantrelle praised the response of Lafourche Parish Government staff, the Sheriff’s Office, Police Departments, Mayors, School Districts, Levee Districts, the Port Commission, volunteers and citizens that joined efforts.
07/15/2019 12:45 PM
At 2:00 P.M., July 14th, 2019, the Department of Public Works announced that the Galliano Pontoon Bridge and the Cote Blanche Pontoon Bridge are now open to vehicular and marine traffic.
07/14/2019 2:15 PM
Parish President Jimmy Cantrelle has announced that Lafourche Parish Government has moved into the recovery phase. President Cantrelle has lifted evacuation orders and terminated curfew orders as of 7:00 A.M. July 14th, 2019.
07/14/2019 9:42 AM
Residents that took shelter at the Raceland Recreation Center have chosen to return home. Due to lack of demand, Lafourche Parish officials have announced the Raceland Recreation Shelter is now closed. If you need assistance, please contact the Office of Emergency Preparedness at 985-537-7603.
07/13/2019 6:40 PM