• Self-reporting damage survey encouraged for those impacted by severe winter weather
    If your home or business sustained any damage as a result of recent severe winter weather, you are encouraged to complete a self-reporting damage survey. By completing this survey, you will help the state identify damage impacts in each region and aid emergency management officials gain a better understanding of the damage due to the … Read more
  • Entergy Customers Asked to Conserve Electricity
    Because extreme weather conditions create high demand for electricity, Entergy and the company’s reliability coordinator, MISO, is asking all customers to voluntarily reduce electricity use until further notice, especially between 5pm and 10pm this evening.   The request for electric use reduction does not apply to elderly customers or those with special health concerns.  Some immediate … Read more
  • Winter Weather Updates 2/16
    Residents asked to conserve on water: Acadia Parish residents, please conserve on water as much as possible tonight and over the next few days. Freezing temperatures have caused a spike in water usage and parish water systems are struggling to keep water pressure at a sufficient level. Reducing water usage will allow water systems to … Read more
  • Sleeves Up Vaccination Event for COVID-19
    The COVID-19 vaccine will be administered on Thursday, February 18th or Friday, February 19th at the Acadia Parish Health Unit to eligible individuals who make an appointment. To schedule your appointment, call 337-788-7507. Please understand the vaccination is only available to those who currently meet one of the following criteria: Persons 65 years of age … Read more
  • Acadia Parish bars may re-open under modified Phase 2 guidelines
    Acadia Parish has officially fallen under 5% COVID-19 positivity over the past two consecutive weeks, making the parish eligible to reopen bars under modified Phase 2 guidelines. In line with modified Phase 2 guidelines, Acadia Parish Police Jury President, Chance Henry, has formally “opted-in” to have bars and other Class AG permit holders re-open immediately … Read more