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Hurricane Zeta - LDEQ Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order

In the Matter of Natural and Catastrophic Disaster regarding Hurricane Zeta

10/29/20
Gov. Edwards Declares State of Emergency in Advance of Hurricane Zeta

Gov. Edwards Declares State of Emergency in Advance of Hurricane Zeta. Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards issued a state of emergency in advance of Hurricane Zeta, which could impact Louisiana later in the week, though the final track is still uncertain. According to the National Weather Service, Zeta strengthened into a hurricane today and is expected to impact the northern Gulf Coast by Wednesday. Strong winds, coastal flooding, heavy rain and tornadoes are all possible.

10/27/20
Fifteenth Amended Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order - COVID 19

The fifteenth amendment to the Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order declared on March 11, 2020, due to a statewide public health emergency, COVID-19, is now available.

10/23/20
Open burning household waste and chemicals is illegal in Louisiana 10/23/20
First Amended Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order - Hurricane Delta

First Amended Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order In the Matter of Natural and Catastrophic Disaster regarding Hurricane Delta

10/16/20
Enviroshool webinar on Superfund Program to be held Oct. 15

The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality is hosting an Enviroschool webinar tomorrow, Oct. 15 at 10:00 a.m. The webinar will provide an overview of the Superfund program and Superfund sites.

10/14/20
Drive-thru Disaster Recovery Center Opening in St. Landry Parish

A drive-thru Disaster Recovery Center will open in Eunice, St. Landry Parish, Oct. 15.

10/14/20
Fourteenth Amended Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order - COVID 19

The fourteenth amendment to the Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order declared on March 11, 2020, due to a statewide public health emergency, COVID-19, is now available.

10/08/20