$55 Million Allocated for Spot Dredging and Debris Removal in Vermilion River
Jun 01, 2021 02:36PM ● By News Desk
Follows the Lafayette City Council’s recent approval of $5M for removal of obstructions from the Vermilion River, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has added an additional $50M for spot dredging...Read More »
LDWF Agents Rescue 110 People Monday In Southeast Lake Charles
May 18, 2021 10:42AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents rescued 110 people Monday night, including seven with physical limitations, from flooded residences in southeast Lake Charles...Read More »
FEMA Awards $2.4M Grant For Coulee Ile des Cannes Flood Control Project
Jul 19, 2019 10:50AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Coulee Ile des Cannes flood control project in Scott to receive $2.4M for improvements to a 2,563 ft section of Coulee Ile des Cannes drainage near Dulles Dr & Fenetre Rd in Lft Parish...Read More »
Lafayette Parish Road Closures
Jul 14, 2019 10:27AM ● By News Desk
Road closures in Lafayette Parish as a result of Tropical Storm BarryRead More »
Lafayette Parish Officials Recommend Voluntary Evacuation For Specific Residents
Jul 12, 2019 02:26PM ● By News Desk
LCG is highly recommending a voluntary evacuation for Lafayette Parish residents living in manufactured housing/mobile homes, low lying areas, those with special needs and those who require uninterrupted electrical power...Read More »
LPSS Dedicates Two Staging Sites For Evacuation Emergencies - National Guard Assisting
Jul 12, 2019 10:16AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
National Guard Soldiers are staged at Paul Breaux Middle School, and LPSS buses have been placed throughout the parish to assist officials and other emergency responders with transportation to those in need of evacuation assistance...Read More »