A STATE OF EMERGENCY has been declared for Lafourche Parish due to Tropical Storm Cristobal.
Members of the public should continue to monitor local news outlets for weather updates and follow guidance from local officials. We will also share updates about severe weather through our text alert system. Citizens may also visit alerts.choctawfire.com to sign-up to receive text alerts. For information on road closures, please visit 511la.org.
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ALL EMERGENCIES AND LIFE-THREATENING SITUATIONS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO 911.