With the heavy rains came heavy flooding in Lafayette today. Chief Development Officer Kevin Blanchard says the following roads have been closed because of the bad weather:

  • Taft at Vermilion
  • Rue Fosse
  • Ambassador at Dulles (reopened at 4:31 p.m.)
  • Ambassador from Johnston to Eraste Landry
  • 300 Cornelius - near Comeaux High
  • 100 Sage Glenn - near Burger King on Pinhook
  • 617 E Verot school road near US 90 (reopened at 3:30 p.m.)

Blanchard says all Public Works crews are out working blockages and setting out barricades for road closures and authorities are dispatching crews as the flooding is being assessed.