News + Press Room

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

News + Press Releases 

Click HERE to receive our News and Press Releases via email

Current News
  • Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day Scheduled

    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

  • RESTORE Act Multilayer Implementation Plan Amendment

    The multiyear plan is available at, and feedback may be submitted by emailing, 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

  • Bayou Lafourche Tributaries: Onsite Sewer & Source Water Protection Training

    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

  • 2018 Business Renewal Fee Deadline Approaches

    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

  • Immediate Closure of Hamilton Street Bridge

    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

  • District Attorney to Sponsor Seminar

    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

  • Lafourche La 308 - Intermittent Road Closure Notice

    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

  • Fourchon Swing Bridge Closure Announcement

    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

  • Temporary 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 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Thursday February 15, 2018.

    02/14/2018 10:30 AM

  • Stars Head to Lafourche Parish to Film "The Highwaymen"

    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

  • Fourchon Swing Bridge Closure and Demolition Notice

    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

  • Road Closure Notice

    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

  • Bridge/Road Closure Cancelled

    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 Accepts Administrator's Resignation

    Parish President Jimmy Cantrelle Announces and Accepts the Resignation of Leif Haas, Parish Administrator

    02/01/2018 7:54 AM

  • Road Closure Notice

    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

  • LA 308 Emergency Closure Notice

    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

  • (VITA) Income Tax Assistance Available beginning January 29th, 2018

    The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program will be available beginning January 29th, 2018.

    01/25/2018 1:34 PM

  • Nanette Lazard Awarded 2017 Employee of the Year

    Nanette Lazard Awarded 2017 Employee of the Year Award by Parish President Jimmy Cantrelle

    01/24/2018 3:40 PM

  • Cote Blanche Bridge: Bayou Cleanup Complete

    The Cote Blanche Bridge is now OPEN to vehicular & marine traffic following mud and sediment cleanup near the bayou's edge.

    01/24/2018 1:34 PM

  • Bridge Closure Notice

    Lafourche Parish Public Works announces that the Cote Blanche Bridge will be closed to vehicular traffic, Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 from 7am to 3pm.

    01/23/2018 2:15 PM

« First « Prev | ... 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | ... Next » Last » 201 - 220 of 725 items