FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 22, 2020
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update
Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards issued a statewide Stay at Home order that goes into effect at 5 p.m. Monday, March 23, to further fight the spread of COVID-19 in Louisiana, as the number of confirmed cases has topped 800 and spread to more than half of our parishes.
We know now more than ever; it is critically important to fulfilling our duty in delivering essential services to our community. As of Monday, March 23, 2020, the following Plaquemines Parish essential services will continue with no interruption, other departments will either operate on an abbreviated schedule or close until further notice. Please keep in mind that this list can change quickly. We will continue to advise if changes are made: