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UPDATE: Lafayette Utilities System Issues a Boil Water Advisory Notification

UPDATE: Lafayette Utilities System Issues a Boil Water Advisory Notification

Lafayette Utilities System (LUS) has lifted the Boil Water Advisory for residents and businesses in the area between I-10 and LA-1252 and between Moss Street and LA-354. Water samples collected by LUS under the guidance of the Louisiana Department of Health-Office of Public Health have been cleared. A pipe located north of I-10 in a…MORE

Plugging Your Generator Directly In a Home’s Wiring Can Be Deadly

Plugging Your Generator Directly In a Home’s Wiring Can Be Deadly

A reminder from LUS When there is a power outage, the need for using a power generator can be important especially for maintaining medical equipment or for comfort in a home. However, improperly used power generators are a hazard to the public and to the lineman working on the power lines. Backfeeding occurs when a…MORE

Cajundome Presents ‘Louisiana Saturday Night’ Summer Events

Cajundome Presents ‘Louisiana Saturday Night’ Summer Events

The CAJUNDOME has announced a few new summer events to be held on the CAJUNDOME grounds. The “Louisiana Saturday Night” outdoor event series will include food and merchandise vendors, live music, stage performances by Wonderland Performing Arts, an outdoor movie screening, and more.  The event will take place on three separate Saturdays, including June 27,…MORE

Sign Up For Connect Lafayette Alert System

Sign Up For Connect Lafayette Alert System

With the National Weather Service predicting an above average hurricane season, and Tropical Storm Cristobal expected to make landfall this weekend, citizens are encouraged to sign up for alerts through Connect Lafayette. This service will share important information and updates from Lafayette Consolidated Government. “Lafayette Consolidated Government is using tools, such as Connect Lafayette to…MORE

Sandbag Locations In Acadiana

Sandbag Locations In Acadiana

ACADIA PARISH Crowley Crowley Public Works Department (220 Jack Mitchell Drive) starting Thursday, June 4, from 7:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. until further notice.  Residents must present a valid ID, will receive 6 bags/driver’s license.  IBERIA PARISH Residents must fill their own bags and bring a shovel. B.O.M. Fire Station Grand Marais Fire Station Coteau…MORE

Vitalant Begins Testing All Blood Donations for Antibodies to COVID-19

Vitalant Begins Testing All Blood Donations for Antibodies to COVID-19

LAFAYETTE, LA– Monday, June 1, 2020 – Today, Vitalant became the first national blood bank to test all blood donations for antibodies to SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. The nation’s largest independent, nonprofit blood collector—serving hospital patients in South Louisiana—is providing the test results to donors who complete successful blood donations, which are critically…MORE

Tropical Storm Cristobal Forms In The Gulf of Mexico

Tropical Storm Cristobal Forms In The Gulf of Mexico

Cristobal will make landfall this afternoon near Grand Isle. TROPICAL STORM WATCH in effect further west across coastal Vermilion, Iberia, and St. Mary and lower St. Martin parishes. Latest from NOAA.gov Be prepared by goint to Get a Game PlanMORE

‘Preparing For Hurricane Season’ Info From LCG

‘Preparing For Hurricane Season’ Info From LCG

Preparing for Hurricane Season Lafayette Consolidated Government (LCG) reminds Lafayette Parish residents that its sandbag stations are open year-round. With the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) predicting a 60 percent chance of an above-normal Atlantic hurricane season, Traffic, Roads and Bridges Director Warren Abadie encourages residents to bag ahead of time. “If you get…MORE

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