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Spring and summer registration has begun up and down the bayou for a variety of programs. In June and July, Lafourche Parish offers a summer recreation program and an employment program.
03/15/2018 3:30 PM
The East Side Drainage Improvements Project will add more than nine miles of drainage dredging, add drainage canals, replace six cross-street pipes and five culverts and add a new pumping station with four pumps.
03/13/2018 11:30 AM
The Bayou Blue Pontoon Bridge on LA 316 crossing the Intracoastal Canal Waterway in Bayou Blue, LA will be closed to vehicular traffic from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Monday March 12, 2018. This closure is required in order to allow LADOTD maintenance personnel to perform maintenance.
03/08/2018 2:15 PM
“Now that the vote will be taken up during the Legislative Session with HLS 18-RS-491 to potentially levy a tax previously authorized by Lafourche Parish voters, I am encouraged that we are on the right track to address the solid waste shortfall," said Cantrelle.
03/08/2018 12:30 PM
In an effort to help Keep Lafourche Parish Clean, Lafourche Parish Government will conduct Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day for Lafourche Parish residents on Saturday, March 17th, 2018.
03/01/2018 4:30 PM
The multiyear plan is available at www.lafourchegov.org, and feedback may be submitted by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or via regular mail: Lafourche Parish Government, Office of Coastal Zone Management, RE: MYIP Amendment Comments, 4876 Hwy 1, Mathews, LA 70375.
02/28/2018 10:00 AM
DEQ along with the Louisiana Rural Water Association, Louisiana Department of Health, Nicholls and BTNEP are hosting a sewage treatment system maintenance class for homeowners or others that have a sewage system that treats their own sewage from their property.
02/27/2018 10:30 AM
March 1st, 2018, is the business renewal fee deadline. This reminder serves as a notice that all 2018 business renewal fees must be paid to Lafourche Parish Government in person or post marked by Wednesday February 28th, 2018, in order to avoid penalty charges.
02/22/2018 2:00 PM
Due to DOTD inspection, the Hamilton Street Bridge will be closed immediately to all vehicular traffic. More details will be sent from DOTD regarding the duration of the closure. We will post updates as information is received.
02/21/2018 5:15 PM
The Lafourche Parish District Attorney’s Office will sponsor a seminar for all Lafourche Parish Board and Commission members on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the Central Lafourche High School Auditorium in Mathews.
02/21/2018 10:45 AM
LA 308, ½ mile in each direction of Laurel Valley Road, February 21, 2018, 8:00 am – 3:30pm, intermittent traffic control for filming. DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through construction sites and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.
02/20/2018 2:00 PM
Today officials with Lafourche Parish Government and the Greater Lafourche Port Commission (GLPC) announced the upcoming closure, set for Monday, February 19th, 2018, of the Fourchon Swing Bridge over the Pass Fourchon waterway in Port Fourchon.
02/14/2018 5:00 PM
The Bayou Blue Pontoon Bridge on LA 316 crossing the Intracoastal Canal Waterway in Bayou Blue, LA will be closed to vehicular traffic from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Thursday February 15, 2018.
02/14/2018 10:30 AM
Filming of "The Highwaymen" is scheduled at Laurel Valley Plantation on Wednesday, February 21st, 2018, from 7am to 7pm. DOTD has confirmed that Hwy. 308 will be closed at Laurel Valley during filming from 9am to 3pm.
02/07/2018 2:00 PM
The Fourchon Swign Bridge is scheduled to be closed February 19, 2018, in order for the contractor to start the demolition of the bridge. The project is expected to be completed in June 2018.
02/05/2018 12:30 PM
Northbound US 90, approximately 1 ½ miles east of La 316, Monday, February 5, 2018, for approx 14 days, shoulder will be closed for pipeline work.
02/05/2018 11:30 AM
UPDATE: CLOSURE CANCELLED The Bayou Blue Pontoon Bridge on LA 316 crossing the Intracoastal Canal Waterway in Bayou Blue, LA was scheduled for closure yesterday, on Wednesday January 31, 2018. This closure has been cancelled until further notice.
02/01/2018 10:30 AM
Parish President Jimmy Cantrelle Announces and Accepts the Resignation of Leif Haas, Parish Administrator
02/01/2018 7:54 AM
The Bayou Blue Pontoon Bridge on LA 316 crossing the Intracoastal Canal Waterway in Bayou Blue, LA will be closed to vehicular traffic from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday January 31, 2018.
01/29/2018 4:00 PM
DOTD announces that LA 308 North of US 90 closed to vehicular traffic until further notice for emergency repair.
01/25/2018 2:21 PM