EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS CONTACTS
- Travelers can find information regarding road closures by visiting www.511la.org or by dialing 511 from their telephone and saying the route or region where they are seeking information. Out-of-state travelers can access the system by calling 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511).
- Office of the Governor disaster declared, http://gov.louisiana.gov/news/major-disaster-declared-for-the-state-of-louisiana-8-14-16, and, additional parishes added, http://gov.louisiana.gov/news/additional-parishes-added-to-federal-disaster-declaration-8-16-16.
- FEMA Disaster Assistance, http://gohsep.la.gov/Portals/0/Documents/1-800_Flier_Eng.pdf, and, Louisiana Flood Resources on FEMA’s home page, http://www.fema.gov/.
- SBA Assistance to Louisiana Businesses and Residents affected by severe storms and flooding, https://www.lsbdc.org/resources/?p=1849.