With Hurricane Ida approaching the Gulf Coast, Lafourche Parish President Charlotte Randolph has declared a State of Emergency for the Parish of Lafourche, effective at 7:00 A.M. this morning, Monday, November 9, 2009.
As Hurricane Ida continues to move in the Gulf of Mexico, forecast models predict a minimal impact to the Baton Rouge area. Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport expects to remain fully operational during this event.
...IDA MOVING SLOWER...CENTER APPROACHING THE NORTHERN GULF COAST...
A TROPICAL STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM GRAND ISLE LOUISIANA
EASTWARD TO THE AUCILLA RIVER FLORIDA...INCLUDING NEW ORLEANS AND
IDA IS MOVING TOWA
BATON ROUGE - Today, Governor Bobby Jindal issued the following executive proclamation declaring a state of emergency as a result of the forecasted conditions of Hurricane Ida.
STATE OF EMERGENCY - HURRICANE IDA:
WHEREAS, the Louisiana Homela
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