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Swollen waterways to reopen at noon

2 years ago Monday, January 21, 2013 8:49:40 AM CST January 21, 2013 Monday, January 21 2013 Jan 21, 2013 in News
Source: WBRZ

GONZALES - Authorities in Ascension and Livingston parishes announced waterways in both areas will reopen for recreational boat traffic at noon today.

The rivers closed after heavy rain and flooding swelled local waterways to unsafe levels.

Several parishes around the state delcared disasters after the flooding damaged bridges, homes and other structures.

Gov. Jindal also declared a state of emergency to help parishes deal with the flooding.

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