Lafayette Utilities System Earns National Recognition for Winter Storm 2021 Response
During Winter Storm 2021 in February, Lafayette Utilities System sent multiple crews to help communities in Jonesville, Natchitoches and Vidalia as widespread power outages swept through the state.
Utility Companies to Spread Winter Heating Costs Over Several Months
Louisiana utility customers will receive extra time to pay off their high winter power bills from February’s historic winter weather that produced a huge demand for heat.
Biden Declares Major Disaster in Louisiana after Ice Storm
The move announced Tuesday frees up federal recovery assistance for certain parishes.
Winter Storm 2021: Power Providers Discuss Outages, Higher Prices
Utility providers went before the Public Service Commission on Wednesday to explain last week’s winter storm power outages and the poor communication to customers about those outages.
Have You Removed This From Your Freezer Following the Boil Advisory?
Local officials urged all of us under the advisory to boil our water prior to consumption and that included those with water filters in their home.
LSU Announces Make-up Class Days Due to Winter Storm 2021
In a letter to parents, LSU announced the make-up days to ensure the Spring Semester met the required minimum number of class days needed.
Palm Turned Brown After the Freeze, What to Do Now
What can you do to help them come back?
Strawberries, Sugarcane Impacted by Winter Storm
Louisiana farmers are worried that more than 60 hours of subfreezing temperatures will hurt next year's sugarcane crop and strawberry farmers are surveying crops and it appears 30 to 35% of the crop is lost.
GOHSEP Releases Survey to Report Damage From Winter Storm
GOHSEP has just released their "Louisiana Disaster Preliminary Damage Self-Report" for you to report any damage from last week's winter storm.