storm relief supplies offered in Plaquemines Parish
Back to Main MenuReal Estate TransfersBack to Main MenuLocal Grocery AdsSpecial SectionsLocal AdsLagniappePlaquemines Parish residents can pick up sandbags for their homes beginning Tuesday, a parish news release says.Residents are asked to bring their own shovels and bag the sand themselves. The parish will not be able to provide filled bags due timberlands to major efforts to fortify and repair levees in preparation for potential impacts from Hurricane Ike.Parish employees are filling sandbags that will be placed on standb timberlands y for flood fighting in case of levee breaches and over toppings such as those experienced during Hurricane Gustav.Sand and bags will be available at three locations: The Woodlawn Building on the East Bank The Temporary Courthouse on Hebert Blvd. in Belle Chasse Roger Halphen Park on Highway 11 in BurasAlso, another aid station has opened to h ti timberlands mberlands elp residents cope with the after effects of Hurricane Gustav. This station, at the Davant Community Center, 15535 Louisiana 15, will distribute ice, water and MREs to east bank residents.