The executive order that closed the Calcasieu River to all recreational boat traffic has been lifted.
09/08/2017 10:00 AM
All job seekers and employers are invited to attend the Calcasieu Business & Career Solutions Center’s Quarterly Job Fair, which is scheduled from 9 a.m. - noon, Thursday, Oct. 12 at the Lake Charles Civic Center’s Exhibition Hall.
09/08/2017 10:00 AM
Did your house or business flood as a result of Tropical Storm Harvey?
09/07/2017 7:00 AM
Calcasieu Parish Public Works is gathering information in order to pick up debris removed from flood-affected homes. Residents are asked to bring all flood debris to the curbside for pick up and contact the parish to make sure their addresses are on the list of homes with debris.
09/06/2017 1:00 PM
Thanks, Tropical Storm Harvey, for the 15-inches of rain, the high water, the flooding, and now - the mosquitoes.
09/01/2017 2:00 PM
Here is an up-to-date list of flood road closures in Calcasieu Parish.
09/01/2017 10:00 AM
Due to the heavy rains and rising water, widespread flooding is expected in areas of Calcasieu Parish near the Sabine River.
09/01/2017 8:00 AM
As per a request from state officials, Calcasieu Parish has set up a temporary evacuation center at the Burton Coliseum Complex to accept local flood victims, as well as evacuees from affected areas in Texas and Louisiana.
08/31/2017 5:00 PM
Here's an updated list of parish road closures for Aug. 30.
08/31/2017 4:00 PM
Due to the heavy flooding and wind damage experienced by many homes and properties in Calcasieu Parish due to Tropical Storm Harvey, the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Division of Planning and Development has put several temporary procedures in place to help utility providers in the recovery process:
08/31/2017 10:00 AM
Due to the heavy flooding and wind damage sustained by many homes and properties in Calcasieu Parish because of Tropical Storm Harvey, the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Division of Planning and Development has put several temporary procedures in place to help residents and businesses in the recovery process:
08/31/2017 8:00 AM
All Calcasieu Parish Police Jury offices will be open Thursday, Aug. 31. Trash collection resumes from Waste Management
08/30/2017 3:58 PM
The Burton Coliseum has been set up as a temporary shelter for flood evacuees.
08/30/2017 9:00 AM
08/30/2017 8:00 AM
08/30/2017 4:00 AM
All Calcasieu Parish Police Jury offices will be closed Wednesday, Aug. 30 due to flooding, wind and other issues associated with Tropical Storm Harvey.
08/29/2017 4:00 AM
All Calcasieu Parish Police Jury offices will be closed Tuesday August 29th due to flooding from Hurricane Harvey.
08/28/2017 5:40 PM
The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury sand bag sites will be open today, Monday 8/28/17.
08/28/2017 8:29 AM
The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury along with the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office and Louisiana National Guard have opened a new pre-bagged sand bag distribution site at the Burton Complex parking lot at 7001 Gulf Highway South of Lake Charles.