Plaquemines Parish COVID-19 Data Update
We will resume COVID-19 Updates only on Thursdays.
This is when the parish's percent positivity is released by the Louisiana Department of Health
Plaquemines Parish #COVID19 Data Update
Confirmed Positive Cases: 1806 (+13 from April 1st)
Probable & Confirmed Cases: 2471 (+18 from April 1st)
Positivity Rate 3.4% (-0.1% from March 31st)
Death total - 26 including 1 probable ( 0 since 3/31)
According to LDH, 20.59 % of Plaquemines Parish residents (4,812) have completed the vaccination series and 30.42% of Plaquemines Parish residents (7,109) had the series initiated.
Vaccines (Moderna) are available to the public at the following locations this week: By Appointment Only
◾ Plaquemines Parish Health Department – 504 934-6690
◾ Plaquemines Pharmacy – 504 393 1648
Current Vaccine providers in Plaquemines Parish:
Delta Drugs of Port Sulphur
27136 Highway 23
Plaquemines Parish Health Department
3706 Main St, Belle Chasse, LA 70037
Plaquemines Medical Center
27136 Highway 23
(504) 564-3344 ext. 2330
8443 Highway 23
We urge all residents and businesses to please continue to follow all Executive Orders set out by the Governor and all CDC suggestions and rules including wearing face masks/covers as well as social distancing.
Gov. Edwards announced Louisiana will move into Phase 3
Phase 3 will begin March 3rd and lasts until March 31st
Statewide mask mandate continues
Changes include restaurants at 75% capacity; gatherings at 50% or 250 indoors; bars at 25% indoors in parishes above 5% (currently includes Plaquemines) & 50% indoors in parishes below 5% positivity for 2 weeks. No alcohol sales past 11 PM
Churches: no capacity limits any longer.
Gyms and fitness centers: 50% capacity
LIVE MUSIC is finally allowed indoors
50% capacity for fairs, festivals, conventions, etc.