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USPS suspends service in Southern Louisiana

The USPS Offices affected are in Lafitte, Buras, Chauvin, Grand Isle, Port Sulphur, Pointe à la Hache, Montegut, Dulac, Barataria, and Braithwaite
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U.S. Postal Service mail vehicles sit in a parking lot at a mail distribution center on February 18, 2015 in San Francisco, California.

NEW ORLEANS — With Hurricane Ida approaching the state and mandatory evacuation orders, USPS has temporarily suspended services in the Southern Louisiana area.  

USPS stated that the suspended retail and delivery services are effective immediately. The services will remain suspended until further notice.  

The USPS Offices affected are in Lafitte, Buras, Chauvin, Grand Isle, Port Sulphur, Pointe à la Hache, Montegut, Dulac, Barataria, and Braithwaite.

Hurricane Ida is expected to make landfall in Louisiana Sunday as a Category 4 Hurricane, bringing deadly weather conditions as it crosses over Southern Louisiana. 

   

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