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Posted on: March 5, 2021

Venture Global LNG Announces Will to Skill Electrical Training Cohort 3

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Venture Global LNG Announces Will to Skill Electrical Training Cohort 3

 Venture Global Partners with Nunez Community College, Plaquemines Parish School Board, Tri-Parish Works,  and Plaquemines Parish Government for an upcoming pilot pro...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Plaquemines Parish Will Move to Modified Phase Three COVID Restrictions per the Governor’s New Order

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Plaquemines Parish will move to Modified Phase Three COVID restrictions tomorrow, per the Governor’s new order.  

Changes include restaurants at 75% capacity; gatherings at 50% or 250 indoors; bars at 25% indoors in parishes above 5% (c...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

LDH Update: 560 vaccine providers in all 64 parishes will receive the COVID vaccine this week

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Health Department: 560 vaccine providers in all 64 parishes will receive the COVID vaccine this week

Baton Rouge, La. (February 22, 2021) — This week, 501 vaccine providers across the state will receive very limited doses of the COVID vaccine. These provid...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Eligibility Will Be Expanded Beginning February 22nd

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Governor John Bel Edwards announced today, Covid-19 vaccination eligibility will be expanded beginning February 22nd. 

Eligibility now includes persons 55-64 with one or more identified health conditions included below, teachers & support staf...

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

FEMA Registration Deadline Looms for Hurricane Zeta Survivors

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BATON ROUGE, La. -- Hurricane Zeta survivors in FEMA-designated parishes who suffered losses as a direct result of the storm must register with FEMA for possible financial assistance. The deadline to register is March 15.

Federal assistance includes help f...

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Posted on: February 2, 2021

VITA – Free Tax Preparation at Plaquemines Parish CARE Center

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 Through the Plaquemines Parish CARE Center's partnership with United Way, the VITA Program is once again being offered at the Plaquemines Community CARE Center, located at 115 Keating Dr, Belle Chasse, LA 70037.  

VITA Offers Free Tax He...

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Louisiana Residents Affected by Hurricane Zeta Can Apply for Federal Disaster Assistance

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FEMA News Desk: (225) 389-2408

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Louisiana Residents Affected by Hurricane Zeta Can Apply for Federal Disaster Assistance

BATON ROUGE, La. – Homeowners, and renters who suffered damage from Hurricane Zeta in Jefferson, Lafourche, Orleans...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

White House Approves Major Declaration for Hurricane Zeta

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 Gov. John Bel Edwards’ request for a Major Disaster Declaration due to damage in Louisiana from Hurricane Zeta has been approved by President Trump. This will help provide direct assistance to those people and communities impacted by t...

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

Lepine to Serve as the Chair of RPC

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LEPINE TO SERVE AS THE CHAIR OF RPC

Parish President Kirk Lepine will serve as this year’s Chair of the New Orleans Regional Planning Commission.

As Chairman of RPC, President Lepine is responsible for running all board meetings and signing contra...

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