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  • State offices closing in 22 parishes Wed.

    February 11, 2014 6:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE - State offices in 22 Louisiana parishes will close on Feb. 12 due to more rain, sleet and ice in the forecast. The Division of Administration said state offices in the following parishes would be closed, some for a second day: Avoyelles, Bossier, Caddo, Caldwell, Claiborne,... more »
  • State offices in 19 parishes to close Feb. 11

    February 10, 2014 4:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE - State offices in more than a dozen Louisiana parishes will close Tuesday due to more rain, sleet and ice in the forecast. The Division of Administration said state offices in the following parishes would close Feb. 11 because of the hazardous forecast: Avoyelles, Bienville, Caddo,... more »
  • State offices in 23 parishes closed Thursday

    January 29, 2014 4:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Administration officials announced that state offices in 21 parishes would remain closed Thursday due to icy conditions and unsafe roads. The following parishes will be closed: Ascension, Assumption, Avoyelles, Catahoula, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Evangeline, Iberville, Lafayette, LaSalle, Livingston, Pointe Coupee, Rapides, St. Helena,... more »
  • State offices close for Good Friday holiday

    March 29, 2013 9:09 AM

    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 »
  • EBR announces Mardi Gras collection hours

    February 5, 2013 3:44 PM

    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 »
  • State government offices closed Wednesday

    August 28, 2012 8:10 PM

    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 »
  • State offices in 15 parishes closed Monday

    August 26, 2012 6:51 PM

    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 »

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