West Baton Rouge shelters of last resort closing
WEST BATON ROUGE - Shelters of Last Resort in West Baton Rouge are closing Monday morning.
According to a news release from Parish leaders, the following three shelters are closed as of 10 a.m.:
-Port Allen Community Center
-Erwinville Community Center
-VFW Hall Addis
Parish leaders are also reminding folks to continue to be cautious as they assess damage and begin cleaning up.
For example, officials say it is extremely dangerous to touch downed limbs as they may have live power lines entangled in them.
In regards to the use of generators, officials as that those who choose to run generators refrain from doing so indoors, near windows, vents, or doors of their home.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Trial of man accused of killing Zachary officer begins with testimony from...
Debates quiet down on proposal to allow bars to stay open on...
Fans' Choice Player of the Week 5: Dutchtown's Gary Dukes
Minor accident caused major delays Wednesday morning
Sheriff: Dealer caught stockpiling drugs at small BR church after buyer died...
Fans' Choice Player of the Week 4: Central's Glen Cage
Plaquemine's Jayden Rogers leading the Green Devils through music
Southeastern knocks off #4 Incarnate Word on Eli Sawyer game winning touchdown...
McKinley High's homecoming football game canceled after bench-clearing brawl broke out between...
LSU Baseball team volunteers with Baton Rouge's Miracle League