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Hurricane Laura Update 9-1-2020

ANIMAL SHELTER

Intakes have increased.

AIRPORT

AVGAS is off and troubleshooting has begun; truck is available to fuel. Pergola roof damage is being evaluated.

BUILDINGS AND PROPERTIES

Courthouse HVAC cooling capacity is being evaluated and should be 100% this week. Jury Annex minor roof repairs are being scheduled.

ROAD

8000+ sandbags have been distributed and more bags have been ordered. 50+/- roads have been made passable and there are no road closures at this time. No road flooding has been reported.

SOLID WASTE

Landfill maintenance building has no power but is operating on a generator. Pelican compactor site is the only site not operating; power is still off.

OTHER

The National Guard ended their distribution services today.

DPPJ staff provided assistance with dust control and waste disposal to CLECO.