Updated State Office Closures for Wednesday, Dec. 14

Published 11:50 am Wednesday, December 14, 2022

BATON ROUGE, La.– Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne is announcing that state offices in 18 parishes will close at noon today, Dec. 14, in expectation of severe weather. Closing at noon today are Acadia, Assumption, Evangeline, Iberia, Jefferson, Lafourche, Orleans, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. James, St. John the Baptist, St. Mary, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Terrebonne, Vermilion and Washington parishes.

These closures are in addition to the 12 parishes closed all day today, Dec. 14, which are Ascension, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Lafayette, Livingston, Pointe Coupee, St. Helena, St. Landry, St. Martin, West Baton Rouge and West Feliciana. 

Click here to see an interactive map of all office closures for Dec. 14.

All agency heads are responsible for determining those essential personnel who should remain on duty, report for duty or those who should report to alternate work sites as necessary. Officials continue to monitor conditions throughout the state, and this announcement may be updated. This office closure applies to all nonessential employees, including those authorized to work from home due to COVID-19.

TIMEKEEPERS: This is an office closure and should be coded as such. All employees in the affected parishes, including those authorized to work from home due to COVID-19, should use the Office Closure code (LSOC). Employees with further questions should seek guidance from their supervisors. State employees should be aware of the following phone numbers to call, which will be updated: 1.800.360.9660 or 225.342.0498.