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The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury approved changes to Chapter 26 of the Parish Code of Ordinances that relate to development standards for drainage at their November 16 regular meeting.
11/17/2017 9:51 AM
The annual Toys for Tots holiday toy collection campaign is in full swing.
The West Calcasieu Solid Waste Center, located at 2915 Post Oak Road in Sulphur, will reopen Saturday, Nov. 18, after being closed for about a month for construction.
The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury's Budget Committee heard a presentation of the Proposed Annual Budget for 2018 at its Thursday, Nov. 16 meeting.
11/16/2017 12:13 PM
The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury will hear proposed development ordinance changes that effect drainage at their November 16th regular meeting.
11/15/2017 8:52 AM
The CPPJ Parishwide Drainage Liaison Committee approved Ordinance changes related to drainage at their November 13th meeting.
11/13/2017 7:36 PM
Phase II B of River Bluff Park, located 543 Theriot Road in Moss Bluff, is complete - and the park is open for business.
At its Wednesday night meeting, the Parishwide Drainage Liaison Committee heard input from the public on the latest draft of ordinance changes related to drainage standards in the parish.
11/02/2017 3:00 PM
Registration for the 2017 Toys for Tots campaign will begin October 30.
The West Calcasieu Solid Waste Center, located at 2915 Post Oak Road in Sulphur, will be closed for an estimated three weeks for construction.
10/09/2017 9:30 AM
Enjoy family-friendly Friday nights at Prien Lake Park this month at “Movies Under the Stars.”
The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury’s Human Services Department and the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Continuum of Care will again be accepting donated items for homeless residents during the sixth annual Winter Drive By event to benefit homeless residents.
09/25/2017 6:00 AM
Calcasieu Parish Police Jury officials joined other city and parish leaders on Friday to take a stand against litter.
A flag-raising ceremony was held held Wednesday, March 7, at the roundabout at Ham Reid Road and Nelson Road.
Six SWLA students have been named as Stormwater Pollution Division winners in the “Environmental Awareness Poster Contest,” sponsored by the Chamber of Southwest Louisiana Environmental Affairs Committee and the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury.
03/05/2018 12:22 PM
Due to recent heavy rains north of Calcasieu Parish, the Calcasieu Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness has issued an Emergency Declaration to close the Calcasieu River, effective at noon on Friday.
The Prien Lake Park Boat Launch, along with the park’s north and south parking lots, will close Monday, March 5, for construction.
At its Feb. 20 meeting, the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury's Parishwide Drainage Liaison Committee approved a proposed phase of study for drainage maintenance. The recommendation goes to the full Police Jury at an upcoming meeting.
02/21/2018 11:11 AM
Calcasieu Parish's Coastal Master Plan, which was approved by the Police Jury at its Feb. 15 meeting, features more than a dozen projects to help protect the coastline from flooding and erosion.
The Calcasieu Workforce Center (CWC) will host its 10th annual Youth Summit/Job Fair from 8 a.m.- 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 27, at the Lake Charles Civic Center, 900 Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles.