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  • Parish Garbage Collection

    Lafourche Parish Government wishes to remind residents there will be no regular household garbage collection on Tuesday, February 25th, 2020, Mardi Gras Day.

    02/20/2020 2:20 PM

  • Road Closure Notice

    On February 18th, 19th, and 20th, 2020 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., crews will be working in the wooded area of the Laurel Valley Road. There will be a single lane road closure during this time.

    02/17/2020 4:40 PM

  • Census 2020

    The Census Bureau is bound by Title 13 of the U.S. Code to keep your information confidential. In fact, every employee takes an oath to protect your personal information for life.

    02/17/2020 11:30 AM

  • Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day Scheduled for March 28th, 2020

    In an effort to help keep Lafourche Parish clean, Lafourche Parish Government will conduct a Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day for Lafourche Parish residents on Saturday, March 28th, 2020.

    02/13/2020 9:20 AM

  • Council Appoints Reggie Bagala as Director of Community Services

    By an 8-1 vote, the Lafourche Parish Council approved the nomination of Reggie Bagala to serve as Director of Community Services, Tuesday, February 11th, 2020.

    02/12/2020 8:30 AM

  • Bridge Closure Notice

    The Cote Blanche Bridge will be closed on Thursday, February 13th, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. to vehicular traffic for scheduled maintenance.

    02/11/2020 8:00 AM

  • Parish President and Parish Administrator Appointed to National Committees

    Lafourche Parish President Archie Chaisson and Parish Administrator Mitch Orgeron were recently appointed to serve on two policy steering committees for the National Association of Counties (NACo).

    02/10/2020 4:45 PM

  • Census 2020

    Each year, the federal government distributes more than $675 billion to states and communities based on Census Bureau data. In 2020, they will implement a new technology to make it easier than ever to respond to the census.

    02/06/2020 4:10 PM

  • Road Closure Notice

    LA 182 near Raceland, from 0.8 miles east of JCT LA 308/LA 182 to just west of JCT LA 307/LA 182 and also the LA 182 off ramp exit from US 90 will be closed to vehicular thru traffic from 6:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 8, 2020 until 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 9, 2020.

    02/06/2020 11:30 AM

  • Lafourche Parish Government Board & Commission Vacancies

    The deadline to accept applications for this advertisement is Wednesday, February 26, 2020 before 1:00 p.m.

    02/05/2020 1:30 PM

  • Council Supports Economic and Tax Agreements

    On January 28th, 2020, the Lafourche Parish Council supported agreements to begin the search for an Economic Development Director for Lafourche Parish Government and to start the analysis process in a move towards tax reform.

    01/29/2020 10:30 AM

  • Boat Launch Partial Closure Notice

    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

  • Lafourche Parish Government Board & Commission Vacancies

    The deadline to accept applications for this advertisement is Thursday, January 30, 2020 before 1:00 p.m.

    01/15/2020 5:00 PM

  • Council Unanimously Supports Parish President's Leadership Team

    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

    The Galliano Pontoon Bridge is now OPEN to vehicular and marine traffic.

    01/09/2020 4:45 PM

  • Central Market Closure Notice

    The Lafourche Central Market will be closed Saturday, January 11th, 2020 due to the severe weather threat.

    01/09/2020 4:00 PM

  • Bridge Closure Notice

    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

  • Road Closure Notice

    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

  • Residential Waste Collection Checklist

    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

  • River Birch Renewable Energy to Provide Residential Waste and Debris Service

    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

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