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  • LAFOURCHE PARISH GOVERNMENT TO MAKE RESTORE ACT MULTIYEAR IMPLEMENTATION PLAN DRAFT AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC COMMENT

    Lafourche Parish Government’s RESTORE Act Multiyear Implementation Plan draft is now available for public comment, the parish announced today, Aug. 26.

    08/26/2015 8:18 AM

  • NOTIFICATION OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE: GALLIANO PONTOON BRIDGE

    The Galliano Pontoon Bridge near St. Joseph Catholic Church will be closed to motorists from 1 to 2:30 p.m. today, Aug. 20.

    08/20/2015 1:06 PM

  • NOTICE OF CLOSURE: WEST LAROSE LIFT BRIDGE

    According to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LaDOTD), the West Larose Lift Bridge on LA 1, crossing the Intracoastal Waterway, will be completely closed to motorists for three months, beginning at 7 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26.

    08/20/2015 10:21 AM

  • PRECAUTIONARY 60-DAY FREE CHLORINE BURN STARTED FOR WATER CUSTOMERS IN MARYDALE SUBDIVISION, GRAND BOIS & ROMERO SUBDIVISION (BAYOU BLUE)

    The Lafourche Parish Water District No. 1 purchases water from Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Waterworks, Schriever Plant, for the areas of Marydale Subdivision, Grand Bois, and Romero Subdivision (Romero Street, Bayou Blue).

    08/18/2015 3:50 PM

  • NOTICE: MAINTENANCE DREDGING IN BELLE PASS

    According to the Greater Lafourche Port Commission and Port Fourchon Harbor Police, the Corps of Engineers dredge is expected to arrive in Port Fourchon this week (Aug. 17-21) to begin maintenance dredging in Belle Pass. The dredge will be working approximately 3-4 weeks to complete work on the lower channel, with an additional 1-2 weeks on the optional work further up the channel.

    08/17/2015 2:39 PM

  • FLOODGATE NOTIFICATION: TED GISCLAIR FLOODGATE

    The South Lafourche Levee District advises due to high water levels, the Ted Gisclair Floodgate in Larose is now closed with regularly scheduled openings at 6 a.m., 9 a.m., 1 p.m., 6 p.m., 10 p.m. and 2 a.m.

    08/17/2015 11:12 AM

  • YOUTH AND YOUNG ADULTS LEARN MORE ABOUT PARISH THROUGH SUMMER EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

    Lafourche Parish Government’s Office of Community Action hired 22 youth and young adults to develop and hone their skills in an effort to help them obtain permanent jobs after completing high school or college.

    08/13/2015 1:09 PM

  • NOTICE OF LANE CLOSURE: WEST LAROSE LIFT BRIDGE

    According to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LaDOTD), the West Larose Lift Bridge on LA 1, crossing the Intracoastal Waterway, will experience alternating lane closures beginning at 7 a.m. Monday, Aug. 17, ending between 3:30 and 5 p.m. daily.

    08/12/2015 3:36 PM

  • UPDATE: BRIEF CLOSURE OF BAYOU LAFOURCHE IN PORT FOURCHON HAS BEEN POSTPONED

    According to the Greater Lafourche Port Commission and Port Fourchon Harbor Police, Coastal Dredging has advised the submerging of the dredge line that was scheduled for today, Aug. 12, has been postponed until 9 a.m. tomorrow, Aug. 13. Bayou Lafourche will be closed between C-Port 1 and Flotation Canal, in the area just north of C-Port 1, while dredging contractors install submerged dredge line. Expect temporary delays for up to 2 hours while the line is being submerged.

    08/12/2015 2:23 PM

  • NOTICE OF CLOSURE: VALENTINE PONTOON BRIDGE (WEDNESDAY, AUG. 12)

    The Valentine Pontoon Bridge is currently closed to motorists as workers deal with water lilies in Bayou Lafourche near the bridge.

    08/12/2015 7:30 AM

  • ROAD CONSTRUCTION NOTICE: HIGHWAY 3090 IN PORT FOURCHON

    According to the Greater Lafourche Port Commission and Port Harbor Police, utility work on the shoulders of Highway 3090 in Port Fourchon begins today, August 11, in advance of LaDOTD's Hwy. 3090 resurfacing project.

    08/11/2015 12:15 PM

  • PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE: $1 BILLION RESILIENCY GRANT

    Lafourche and Terrebonne parishes have been invited to compete with other communities nationwide for a portion of $1 billion invested by Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) National Disaster Resilience Competition (NDRC) for risk reduction.

    08/10/2015 5:32 PM

  • PARISH UNIFORM VOUCHERS STILL AVAILABLE

    Lafourche Parish Government’s Office of Community Action still has some vouchers for school uniforms available, according to parish officials.

    08/10/2015 5:24 PM

  • PARISH PROGRAM HELPS PROVIDE FANS TO ELDERLY AND DISABLED RESIDENTS

    Lafourche Parish Government’s Office of Community Action will be offering fans to elderly and disabled residents meeting Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) income guidelines beginning tomorrow, Aug. 11.

    08/10/2015 5:23 PM

  • ANIMAL SHELTER OFFERING LOWERING ADOPTION FEES THIS WEEK ONLY

    In an effort to find homes for a large influx of dogs, the Lafourche Parish Animal Shelter in Thibodaux is offering $30 dog adoptions through Friday, Aug. 14.

    08/10/2015 12:21 PM

  • Wintry Weather

    Freeze warnings remain in effect into Wednesday morning for coastal parishes.

    11/12/2019 2:30 PM

  • Road Closure

    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

  • Bridge Closure

    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

  • Lafourche Parish Government Board & Commission Vacancies

    The deadline to accept applications for this advertisement is Monday, November 18th, 2019 before 1:00 p.m.

    11/05/2019 1:10 PM

  • Vaccination Clinic

    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

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