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Category: Public Alerts

Waste Tire Program Task Force Sub-Committee on Program Fee Structure

    LDEQ and LDH warn citizens about Bogue Chitto River contamination

    DEQ Communications - 9/19/2016 5:21:08 AM
    Category: Public Alerts

    RECREATIONAL WATER ADVISORY: State health and environmental agencies warn citizens about Bogue Chitto River contamination On Friday, September 16, a levee breach at the City of Brookhaven's sewage plant released approximately six million gallons of storm water-diluted sewage to the East Branch of the Bogue Chitto River. Based on information provided by the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality, the Louisiana Department of Health and Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality are issuing a water contact advisory for swimming and fishing in the Bogue Chitto River for its entire length in Louisiana. The advisory is effective immediately.

      DISASTER ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE

      DEQ Communications - 3/14/2016 2:43:49 PM
      Category: Public Alerts

        West Baton Rouge Parish to hold Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day, March 21

        DEQ Communications - 3/5/2015 11:34:24 AM
        Category: Public Alerts

        West Baton Rouge Parish is holding a Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day for West Baton Rouge Parish residents only 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, March 21. Drop-off point is the Mouch Multi-Purpose Arena in Port Allen. No commercial waste will be accepted. For a list of what will and will not be accepted at this HHMCD, please see the attached flyer.

        Attention - Workshop Cancellation

        DEQ Communications - 3/4/2015 11:38:25 AM
        Category: Public Alerts

        *****Attention workshop cancellation***** The Construction Stormwater Permit workshop scheduled for March 5 - 10 a.m. - noon at the Tudor Community Center, 341 Bragg Street, Pineville has been rescheduled due to possible inclement weather. The class is rescheduled to Tuesday, April 7 at Kees Park Community Center, 2450 Hwy 28 East, Pineville. If you have any questions, please contact Linda Hardy at linda.hardy@la.gov.

          Public Alert - Fire and release at Westlake Vinyl in Geismar

          DEQ Communications - 3/22/2012 9:55:51 AM
          Category: Public Alerts

          There has been a fire and a release at the Westlake Vinyl plant in Geismar. The fire is out and the lines involved in the release are either shut in or in the process of being shut in. There has been an evacuation and shelter in place ordered for a one mile radius and Highway 73 has been shut down. The public is asked to stay away from the area.

            Ozone Alert issued for June 13

            DEQ Communications - 6/13/2007 2:30:28 PM
            Category: Public Alerts

            DEQ to conduct water survey on Alabama Bayou near Krotz Springs

            DEQ Communications - 8/16/2006 12:33:36 PM
            Category: Public Alerts

            The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality will be installing electronic monitoring equipment used in conjunction with a water sampling survey on Alabama Bayou on Aug. 22. Alabama Bayou is located near Krotz Springs from the headwaters at Hwy 975 to it�s termination at Hwy 975 in Iberville, Pointe Coupee, and St. Martin Parishes. The survey is being conducted to gather water quality information that will be used to restore and protect the waterbody. The survey runs through Aug. 24.

            Ozone Advisory

            DEQ Communications - 10/18/2005 2:28:58 PM
            Category: Public Alerts

            DEQ to conduct water survey on Bayou Pierre near Natchitoches

            DEQ Communications - 7/18/2005 12:12:34 PM
            Category: Public Alerts

            The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality will be installing electronic monitoring equipment on July 18. This equipment will be used in conjunction with a water sampling survey on Bayou Pierre located north of Natchitoches in Natchitoches, Red River and De Soto Parishes. The survey is being conducted to gather water quality information that will be used to restore and protect the waterbody. The survey will end July 22.

            DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON EAST AND WEST ANACOCO CREEKS NEAR HORNBECK AND ANACOCO

            DEQ Communications - 6/27/2005 10:06:50 AM
            Category: Public Alerts

            The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality will be installing electronic monitoring equipment at certain locations in Vernon Parish on June 28. This equipment will be used in conjunction with a water sampling survey on East and West Anacoco Creeks located near the towns of Hornbeck and Anacoco. The survey is being conducted to gather water quality information that will be used to restore and protect the waterbody. The survey will end July 1.

            DEQ to Conduct Water Survey on Petit Caillou near Chauvin

            DEQ Communications - 6/7/2005 9:16:06 AM
            Category: Public Alerts

            The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality will be installing electronic monitoring equipment on June 7. This equipment will be used in conjunction with a water sampling survey on Petit Caillou located along Hwy. 56 near Chauvin in Terrebonne Parish. The survey is being conducted to gather water quality information that will be used to restore and protect the waterbody. The survey will end June 13.

            DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON BAYOU COCODRIE

            DEQ Communications - 9/1/2004 12:59:43 PM
            Category: Public Alerts

            DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON LITTLE RIVER NEAR MARKSVILLE

            DEQ Communications - 8/16/2004 3:30:30 PM
            Category: Public Alerts

            DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON COCODRIE LAKE

            DEQ Communications - 8/3/2004 7:42:17 AM
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            DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON BAYOU FOLSE, COMPANY CANAL, BAYOU L�EAU BLEU, LAKE LONG

            DEQ Communications - 6/28/2004 12:27:01 PM
            Category: Public Alerts

            DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEYS ON GRAND BAYOU AND LITTLE GRAND BAYOU

            DEQ Communications - 6/21/2004 12:03:09 PM
            Category: Public Alerts

            DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON BAYOU DULARGE

            DEQ Communications - 6/18/2004 7:13:45 AM
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            DEQ REPORTS OZONE EXCEEDANCE AT BAKER SITE

            DEQ Communications - 3/23/2004 8:53:34 AM
            Category: Public Alerts

            NOTICE TO PUBLIC ON SOUTH SCOTLANDVILLE SITE

            DEQ Communications - 1/30/2004 1:06:42 PM
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            DEQ To Conduct Water Surveys on Lower Grand and Belle River

            DEQ Communications - 10/17/2003 8:21:27 AM
            Category: Public Alerts

            DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEYS ON BAYOU CHAUVIN AND LAKE BOUDREAUX

            DEQ Communications - 9/9/2003 2:26:56 PM
            Category: Public Alerts

            DEQ TO USE BRIGHT RED, NON-TOXIC DYE TO SURVEY WATERS OF BAYOU PETITE CAILLOU

            DEQ Communications - 8/20/2003 10:09:58 AM
            Category: Public Alerts

            DEQ TO GATHER WATER QUALITY INFORMATION FOR BAYOU GRAND CAILLOU

            DEQ Communications - 8/20/2003 10:07:49 AM
            Category: Public Alerts

            Gasoline Contamination on South Carrolton

            DEQ Communications - 4/7/2003 1:26:01 PM
            Category: Public Alerts

            Public Alert: SEWAGE TREATMENT PIPE BURSTS IN BENTON

            DEQ Communications - 3/6/2003 4:30:22 PM
            Category: Public Alerts

            Notice to Public on South Scotlandville Site

            DEQ Communications - 2/10/2003 2:57:38 PM
            Category: Public Alerts

            DEQ To Conduct Water Survey on Bayou Des Allemands

            DEQ Communications - 9/11/2002 11:34:24 AM
            Category: Public Alerts

            Low Level Contamination Detected in Marksville Public Water Wells

            DEQ Communications - 8/30/2002 3:46:30 PM
            Category: Public Alerts

            DEQ Issues Public Alert to Baton Rouge Commuters

            DEQ Communications - 4/30/2002 9:50:54 AM
            Category: Public Alerts

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