BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne is announcing that state offices in the following 16 parishes will be closed on Sept. 7: Ascension, Assumption, East Feliciana, Jefferson, Lafourche, Livingston, Orleans, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. Helena, St. James, St. John the
Baptist, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, and Terrebonne.
Of those parishes, the following 11 parishes will remain closed through Friday, Sept. 10: Jefferson, Lafourche, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. Helena, St. James, St. John the Baptist, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, and Terrebonne.
All agency heads are responsible for determining those essential personnel who should remain on
duty, report for duty or those who should report to alternate work sites as necessary.
Officials continue to monitor conditions throughout the state, and this announcement may be updated. This office closure applies to all nonessential employees, including those authorized to work from
home due to COVID-19.