TLCD begins closing flood gates

Lafourche Parish announces sand bag distribution locations for Sunday
August 22, 2020
Forecast map shows storms arriving one after the next
August 22, 2020

From the Terrebonne Levee and Conservation District:


As of Saturday, August 22, Pointe aux Chenes, and Lower Dularge gates will likely close around noon, tomorrow Sunday August 24; Cocodrie, Falgout Canal, and Bayou Grand Caillou gates will likely close mid afternoon, approximately 2pm.


These dates and times are subject to change based upon storm path.


The following gates have been closed as of noon, Saturday, August 22: Bayou Black, Upper Little Caillou Auxiliary Gate, Placid Canal, Bush Canal and Humble Canal.