SENIOR CENTER CLOSINGS:
All Council on Aging senior centers, meal sites and transportation services will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday. Services will resume Thursday, if possible.
TANGIPAHOA PARISH COURTHOUSE:
All Tangipahoa Parish Courthouse offices will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday. All courts in Tangipahoa Parish (AMITE) will be closed Tuesday, August 28, 2012 and Wednesday, August 29, 2012, due to the hurricane. Persons who have criminal notices for those days have until Friday, September 14, 2012, to come to the Office of the District Attorney and receive a new court notice. Persons who do not appear before September 14, 2012, will have an attachment issued for them.
LALLIE KEMP MEDICAL CENTER:
LALLIE KEMP MEDICAL CENTER in Independence, Louisiana will not have any out-patient services, including out-patient chemotherapy therapy, out-patient surgery, and clinic appointments on Tuesday, 08/28 and Wednesday, 08/29. We hope to resume all services on Thursday, 08/30.
SAND BAG DISTRIBUTION:
So far, parish workers have given out over 8,000 sand bags. The parish is currently distributing sand bags at both of the parish road and bridge facilities in Hammond at 44512 West Pleasant Ridge Road and in Roseland at 63101 Commercial Street. Residents may get up to 25 sand bags per residence.