JEFFERSON PARISH, LOUISIANA
August 23, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
GRAND ISLE ISSUES MANDATORY EVACUATION AHEAD OF
TROPICAL STORM MARCO AND TROPICAL STORM LAURA
GRAND ISLE, LA – Mayor of Grand Isle David Camardelle has issued a mandatory evacuation for Grand Isle due to Tropical Storm Marco and Tropical Storm Laura. The order goes into effect at 9 a.m. CST Sunday, August 23, 2020. Curfew will begin at 9 p.m. Grand Isle Police Department will be patrolling.
The National Hurricane Center has issued hurricane and storm surge watches. For more information, visit www.hurricanes.gov.
For more information about Jefferson Parish, visit www.JeffParish.net. Residents can receive regular updates by following the Parish on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram (@JeffParishGov), or by texting JPALERT or JPNOTICIAS to 888-777.
Jefferson Parish Public Information Office
1221 Elmwood Park Boulevard, Suite 1002
Jefferson, LA 70123
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Gretchen Hirt Gendron, PIO