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news East Bank Water Department Open
The East Bank Water Department of Plaquemines Parish will be open three days a week beginning on Monday, April 21, 2014.
Posted:Thu, Apr 17 2014 03:12 pm
news Plaquemines Parish Seafood Festival: May 16th to 18th
BELLE CHASSE, LA- Showcasing the greatest seafood in the world, The Plaquemines Parish Seafood Festival has brought about a greater awareness of the finest ingredients of Louisiana cuisine while raising several hundred thousand dollars for local charities.
Posted:Wed, Apr 16 2014 04:04 pm
news Public Notice- Request for Qualifications
Project No 14-11-03Plaquemines Parish Government is soliciting Statements of Qualifications (SOQ) from firms interested in providing coastal oceanographic services to establish a scientifically and technically sound updated mapping of the flood hazard for Plaquemines Parish including supporting the participation in the Levee Analysis and Mapping Procedures (LAMP) Pilot Project; and to provide scientific, engineering, and modeling information and recommendations for Diversion Projects throughout the Parish of Plaquemines.
Posted:Tue, Apr 15 2014 11:31 am
news Town Hall Meeting Tonight in Buras Cancelled
The Town Hall Meeting scheduled for tonight, April 14th at 6 pm in Buras, La at the Buras Auditorium has been cancelled due to the severe weather forecast for this evening.
Posted:Mon, Apr 14 2014 08:57 am
news Plaquemines Parish LAMP (Levee Analysis and Mapping Procedures) Meeting
BELLE CHASSE, LA – The LLPT (Local Levee Partnership Team) met March 25-26, 2014 in Belle Chasse as part of the LAMP Program.
Posted:Thu, Apr 10 2014 10:09 am
news Marin Deepwater Operations Open in Belle Chasse
BELLE CHASSE, LA – Marin, the international deepwater specialist, has officially opened a subsea support base here in Belle Chasse.
Posted:Thu, Apr 03 2014 02:43 pm
news LSU AgCenter SeaGrant Hosting Crab Industry Workshop 3
The LSU Ag Center SeaGrant office is hosting a Crab Industry Workshop on Tuesday April 8, 2014, from 9am- noon.
Posted:Wed, Apr 02 2014 01:16 pm
news Belle Chasse Tunnel to Close Overnight for Cleaning
BELLE CHASSE, La - The Belle Chasse Tunnel will be closed to vehicular traffic on Thursday, April 3, from 7 pm to 2 am for cleaning.
Posted:Tue, Apr 01 2014 10:51 am
news Plaquemines Parish Water Systems Comply with DHH Emergency Rule Requiring Higher Disinfectant Levels in Drinking Water
BATON ROUGE, LA – The Department of Health and Hospitals on Monday, March 24th announced that around 95 percent of the state’s drinking water systems have complied with an emergency rule issued last year requiring increased disinfectant levels in drinking water and increased monitoring of water quality.
Posted:Wed, Mar 26 2014 10:59 am
news Plaquemines Parish Government to Receive $8 Million in FEMA Funding to Mitigate Critical Infrastructure
SCARSDALE, LA - During Hurricane Isaac, the Scarsdale Pump Station was submerged beneath five feet of flood waters, which substantially damaged pumping equipment, electrical systems and the four main diesel engines.
Posted:Mon, Mar 24 2014 11:44 am
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