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

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

    DEQ Communications - 3/5/2015 12:34:24 PM
    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 12:38:25 PM
    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 10:55:51 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 3:30:28 PM
        Category: Public Alerts

        DEQ to conduct water survey on Alabama Bayou near Krotz Springs

        DEQ Communications - 8/16/2006 1:33:36 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 3:28:58 PM
        Category: Public Alerts

        DEQ to conduct water survey on Bayou Pierre near Natchitoches

        DEQ Communications - 7/18/2005 1:12:34 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 11:06:50 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 10:16:06 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 1:59:43 PM
        Category: Public Alerts

        DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON LITTLE RIVER NEAR MARKSVILLE

        DEQ Communications - 8/16/2004 4:30:30 PM
        Category: Public Alerts

        DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON COCODRIE LAKE

        DEQ Communications - 8/3/2004 8:42:17 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 1:27:01 PM
        Category: Public Alerts

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

        DEQ Communications - 6/21/2004 1:03:09 PM
        Category: Public Alerts

        DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON BAYOU DULARGE

        DEQ Communications - 6/18/2004 8:13:45 AM
        Category: Public Alerts

        DEQ REPORTS OZONE EXCEEDANCE AT BAKER SITE

        DEQ Communications - 3/23/2004 9:53:34 AM
        Category: Public Alerts

        NOTICE TO PUBLIC ON SOUTH SCOTLANDVILLE SITE

        DEQ Communications - 1/30/2004 2:06:42 PM
        Category: Public Alerts

        DEQ To Conduct Water Surveys on Lower Grand and Belle River

        DEQ Communications - 10/17/2003 9:21:27 AM
        Category: Public Alerts

        DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEYS ON BAYOU CHAUVIN AND LAKE BOUDREAUX

        DEQ Communications - 9/9/2003 3:26:56 PM
        Category: Public Alerts

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

        DEQ Communications - 8/20/2003 11:09:58 AM
        Category: Public Alerts

        DEQ TO GATHER WATER QUALITY INFORMATION FOR BAYOU GRAND CAILLOU

        DEQ Communications - 8/20/2003 11:07:49 AM
        Category: Public Alerts

        Gasoline Contamination on South Carrolton

        DEQ Communications - 4/7/2003 2:26:01 PM
        Category: Public Alerts

        Public Alert: SEWAGE TREATMENT PIPE BURSTS IN BENTON

        DEQ Communications - 3/6/2003 5:30:22 PM
        Category: Public Alerts

        Notice to Public on South Scotlandville Site

        DEQ Communications - 2/10/2003 3:57:38 PM
        Category: Public Alerts

        DEQ To Conduct Water Survey on Bayou Des Allemands

        DEQ Communications - 9/11/2002 12:34:24 PM
        Category: Public Alerts

        Low Level Contamination Detected in Marksville Public Water Wells

        DEQ Communications - 8/30/2002 4:46:30 PM
        Category: Public Alerts

        DEQ Issues Public Alert to Baton Rouge Commuters

        DEQ Communications - 4/30/2002 10:50:54 AM
        Category: Public Alerts

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