BATON ROUGE - Most Louisiana state offices are shut down for the Good Friday holiday.
The Friday holiday is a legal day of rest in state law.
Some legislative employees may be working, however, since Friday is the final day for bills to be pre-filed for the regular... more »
BATON ROUGE - The city-parish announced holiday hours and garbage collection changes today for the Mardi Gras holiday in East Baton Rouge.
Mardi Gras will be observed with all city-parish offices closed on Tuesday, Feb. 12.
Solid waste and recyclable material will be collected as normal. Interim Public... more »
BATON ROUGE - All state government offices will be closed statewide Wednesday due to the threat of Hurricane Isaac, according to Commissioner Paul Rainwater.
State officials say the announcement may be updated as they continue to monitor the storm's progress.
Government employees can call 1-800-360-9660 or 225-342-0498 to... more »
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... more »