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Parish Ends Calcasieu River Restrictions

Water levels drop to near normal

Post Date:04/13/2017 10:59 AM

Parish Ends Calcasieu River Restrictions

April 13, 2017—The Calcasieu Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness has announced that emergency restrictions on recreational boating on the Calcasieu River will be lifted at 12:01 am Friday, April 14, 2017. The Parish instituted a state of emergency April 8th due to rising water levels from recent heavy rains.


Parish boat launches that have been closed due to the state of emergency will also reopen Friday April 14th.


Water levels on the river have dropped to near normal conditions.

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