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Alert Plaquemines

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July 8, 2020 10:10 AM

Alert Plaquemines Emergency Notifications

Communication during any emergency is essential and in some instances, it can be the difference between life and death.

Plaquemines Parish will communicate with its residents and businesses on any and all emergencies. The best way to stay informed is to register your home, cell phone and email with the Parish so that in the event of an emergency, you will be notified...

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information

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August 21, 2020

COVID-19 ( Coronavirus) Information

Latest information related to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic.

Hurrciane Delta

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October 6, 2020 3:51 PM

October 9 4PM Update

Plaquemines Parish Government is urging all Parish residents to begin their personal preparations for the potential threat imposed by Hurricane Delta.

Hurricane Delta is a Category 4 storm and has maximum sustained winds of 140 miles per hour. Delta is...

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October 5, 2020 8:55 AM

Hurricane Delta

Plaquemines Parish Government is urging all Parish residents to begin their personal preparations for the potential threat imposed by Hurricane Delta.

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Latest Update:

October 8, 2020 2:32 PM

We continue to closely monitor Hurricane Delta and are ready to respond accordingly. We are currently under Tropical Storm Warning and Storm Surge Warning, for Plaquemines Parish, as Delta makes its way across the Gulf of Mexico towards a Friday landfall on the Louisiana coastline.

馃彚: All Plaquemines Parish buildings will be open for normal operations tomorrow, Friday, October 9th.

馃棏: All curbside garbage will be regular schedule tomorrow, Friday, October 9th. The Parish compactor sites will be open this weekend. Any bulk waste material such as furniture, tree limbs, scrap appliances, waste tires and construction debris should not be placed curbside for collection. Bulk waste should be secured in a safe location where debris cannot become hazardous to homes and vehicles in high winds.

馃毃: Effective 3 PM Thursday, October 8, 2020, a Voluntary Evacuation will be ordered for the following areas:
-White Ditch to Pointe 脿 la Hache on the East Bank of Plaquemines Parish
-Phillips 66 Alliance Refinery to Venice on the West Bank of Plaquemines Parish

馃崕: Phoenix High School, South Plaquemines High School, South Plaquemines Elementary School, Boothville-Venice Elementary School, and Plaquemines Parish Learning Center will participate in virtual learning on Friday, October 9, 2020.
Belle Chasse Primary School, Belle Chasse Elementary School, Belle Chasse Middle 5th and 6th-grade, and Belle Chasse High School will continue their normal daily schedules. Belle Chasse Middle 7th and 8th-grade students will participate in virtual learning in preparation for their transition back to the BCMS campus. The BCMS 7th and 8th-grade faculty and staff will pack furniture, materials, and resources to move from the BCHS campus back to BCMS.

馃殺: The Pointe-a-la-Hache Ferry is scheduled to move up river to the Belle Chasse area late Thursday evening.
The PALH Ferry's last trips will be Thursday afternoon.
Last Trips are as follow:
-Last trip from the West Bank will be at 6:30 PM
-Last trip from the East Bank will be at 6:45 PM.
The ferry will go in service Friday morning in Belle Chasse at the regularly scheduled time, all weather permitting. As soon as this weather event is over, the ferry will return to Pointe-a-la-Hache.

馃毀: HWY 39 and HWY 23 Floodgate will remain open

馃棡: For more information and alerts , visit plaqueminesparish.com

馃寑Hurricane Delta will cause Tropical Storm force winds by late Thursday night. It is reported that heavy rainfall will occur in advance of and during the storm's passage, and is likely to cause significant flooding.

September 14, 2020 6:06 PM

Tropical Update- Hurricane Sally 6PM, Monday, September 14th

Tropical Storm Update

Changes from previous update:

路 Sally is now a Category 2 Hurricane

路 It is expected to remain at category 2 intensity through landfall.

路 Impacts are shifting more towards MS impacts and fewer impacts for SE LA
Overview:
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September 14, 2020 6:06 PM

Tropical Update- Hurricane Sally 6PM, Monday, September 14th

Tropical Storm Update

Changes from previous update:

路 Sally is now a Category 2 Hurricane

路 It is expected to remain at category 2 intensity through landfall.

路 Impacts are shifting more towards MS impacts and fewer impacts for SE LA
Overview:
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September 14, 2020 6:05 PM

Tropical Update- Hurricane Sally 6PM, Monday, September 14th

Tropical Storm Update

Changes from previous update:

路 Sally is now a Category 2 Hurricane

路 It is expected to remain at category 2 intensity through landfall.

路 Impacts are shifting more towards MS impacts and fewer impacts for SE LA
Overview:
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September 14, 2020 6:05 PM

Tropical Update- Hurricane Sally 6PM, Monday, September 14th

Tropical Storm Update

Changes from previous update:

路 Sally is now a Category 2 Hurricane

路 It is expected to remain at category 2 intensity through landfall.

路 Impacts are shifting more towards MS impacts and fewer impacts for SE LA
Overview:
...

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September 14, 2020 10:18 AM

Update on Plaquemines Parish Road Closures:

Update on Plaquemines Parish Road Closures:

Hwy 23 Oakville Floodgate at Capt. Larry鈥檚:
Be advised the Hwy 23 Northbound Gate @ Capt. Larry鈥檚 in Oakville will be closed instead of the Hwy 23 Southbound Gate after consultation with State and Federal...

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September 14, 2020 10:18 AM

Update on Plaquemines Parish Road Closures:

Update on Plaquemines Parish Road Closures:

Hwy 23 Oakville Floodgate at Capt. Larry鈥檚:
Be advised the Hwy 23 Northbound Gate @ Capt. Larry鈥檚 in Oakville will be closed instead of the Hwy 23 Southbound Gate after consultation with State and Federal...

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September 14, 2020 10:18 AM

Update on Plaquemines Parish Road Closures:

Update on Plaquemines Parish Road Closures:

Hwy 23 Oakville Floodgate at Capt. Larry鈥檚:
Be advised the Hwy 23 Northbound Gate @ Capt. Larry鈥檚 in Oakville will be closed instead of the Hwy 23 Southbound Gate after consultation with State and Federal...

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