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State offices in 15 parishes closed Monday

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Posted: Aug 26, 2012 6:51 PM by Russell Jones
Updated: Aug 26, 2012 6:51 PM
Source: WBRZ

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BATON ROUGE - The State Commissioner's office said state offices in 15 parishes would close tomorrow ahead of tropical storm Isaac.

The affected offices are in parishes under a hurricane warning which was issued earlier this evening.

State Commissioner Paul Rainwater said some essential personnel would stay on duty, while others might be relocated to other work sites or offices.

State employees with questions or who want updates on the closings should call either 1-800-360-9660 or 225-342-0498.

Here's a list of the affected parishes:

· Orleans

· St. Bernard

· Plaquemines

· Jefferson

· St. Charles

· Lafourche

· Terrebonne

· Assumption

· St. James

· St. John

· Ascension

· Livingston

· Tangipahoa

· St. Tammany

· Washington

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