St. Charles Parish announces closures ahead of Hurricane Delta

St. Charles Parish President Matthew Jewell has announced that the Courthouse and all government buildings will be closed Friday, October 9, 2020 due to the anticipated effects of Hurricane Delta.

St. Charles Parish is currently under a Tropical Storm Warning and Storm Surge Watch.

Jewell said St. Charles Paris is likely to experience affects mid-day Friday, including tropical storm force winds of 39 to 57 mph, with the potential for tornadoes, storm surge potential of 1-3 feet, and 1-2 inches of rain.

All boat launches and the Sector Gate are closed. The Council on Aging will also be closed on Friday.

Garbage service will continue Friday and will run early to ensure all garbage is collected by mid-day.


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Roth has both her undergraduate and graduate degree in journalism, which she has utilized in the past as an instructor at Southeastern Louisiana University and a reporter at various newspapers and online publications. She grew up in LaPlace, where she currently resides with her husband and three daughters.

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