The Louisiana Department of Health, in conjunction with the Governor’s Office and the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness, makes available up-to-date information during times of emergency.

 

STATE OFFICES CLOSED TUESDAY, JAN. 16, IN 48 PARISHES

Due to extreme weather possible as freezing temperatures impact Louisiana, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne is announcing that state offices will be closed Tuesday, 
January 16, in ACADIA, ALLEN, AVOYELLES, BEAUREGARD, BIENVILLE, BOSSIER, CADDO, CALCASIEU, CALDWELL, CAMERON, CATAHOULA, CONCORDIA, CLAIBORNE, DE SOTO, EAST CARROLL, EAST FELICIANA, EVANGELINE, FRANKLIN, GRANT, IBERIA, JACKSON, JEFF DAVIS, LA SALLE, LAFAYETTE, LINCOLN, LIVINGSTON,MADISON, MOREHOUSE, NATCHITOCHES, OUACHITA, POINTE COUPEE, RAPIDES, RED RIVER, RICHLAND, SABINE, ST. HELENA, ST. LANDRY, ST. MARTIN, ST. MARY, TENSAS, UNION, VERMILION, VERNON, WASHINGTON, WEBSTER, WEST CARROLL, WEST FELICIANA and WINN parishes.

All agency heads are responsible for determining those essential personnel who should remain on duty or those who should report to alternate work sites if necessary. State officials continue to monitor conditions throughout the state, and this announcement may be updated.

State employees should be aware of the following phone numbers to call, which will be updated:
1.800.360.9660 or 225.342.0498