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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
The deadline for applications to the Lafourche Parish Government Board and Commission Vacancies will be Thursday, February 21st, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.
02/12/2019 2:00 PM
Under the direction of Parish President Jimmy Cantrelle, the Department of Public Works has focused on in-house drainage upgrades, which deliver widespread flooding relief at a fraction of the cost throughout Lafourche Parish.
02/06/2019 5:00 PM
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers FREE tax help to people who generally make $55,000 or less, persons with disabilities and limited English speaking taxpayers. To schedule an appointment at the Thibodaux, Mathews or Galliano location, please contact Cheryl at 985-696-3600.
01/31/2019 2:00 PM
The 2019 Office of Community Action commodity distribution dates have been released for the Galliano, Raceland and Thibodaux locations. Contact information and details are listed.
01/29/2019 10:00 AM
The Cote Blanche Bridge will be closed to vehicular traffic on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 from approximately 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM for maintenance.
01/27/2019 5:00 PM