Parish President Hotard Issues Voluntary Evacuation for Low-lying areas North of I-10 and Pleasure Bend
St. John the Baptist Parish – Parish President Hotard is issuing a Voluntary Evacuation for Pleasure Bend and low-lying areas North of I-10 in LaPlace which is Frenier, Peavine, and Manchac.
Residents are asked to bring vehicles, boats or campers to higher ground as Hurricane Ida, expected to make landfall as a major Hurricane Sunday, could bring storm surge and heavy rainfall to our area.
For more information, visit www.sjbparish.gov, social media, or by tuning in to the government access channel.
Weather: St. John is currently under Hurricane & Storm Surge Warnings and Flash Flood Watch Ida is projected to make landfall... read more