ExxonMobil’s Baton Rouge Refinery is responding to a small crude oil spill that happened early this morning.
The company says that less than five barrels were spilled in the water at its Mississippi River docks.
Tide’s Loads of Hope mobile washing unit set up shop today, Tuesday, Sept. 4, in LaPlace. This area was hit hard by flooding caused by Hurricane Isaac. Residents got their first chance today to begin picking up the pieces.
In an effort to speed the recovery process for Hurricane Isaac, Livingston Parish President Layton Ricks and Livingston OHSEP Director Mark Harrell have established the Hurricane Disaster Recovery Team.