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04/03/2020 10:00 AM
Local health and government officials have updated the drive-thru COVID-19 testing site’s eligibility criteria.
The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Medical Reserve Corps is accepting donations for critical medical supplies needed for the COVID-19 response efforts.
03/30/2020 9:45 AM
In keeping with Gov. John Bel Edwards’ “Stay-at-Home” executive order to stop the spread of COVID-19, all Calcasieu Parish Police Jury buildings will be closed to the public beginning Tuesday, March 24.
The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury has canceled its Regular Meeting scheduled for March 19, 2020. The Planning and Zoning Board meeting set for March 17 has also been canceled.
03/16/2020 5:03 PM
Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Recognizes Middle Schools Participating in Parish Middle School Roadshow
On March 11, Calcasieu Parish Police Jury President Tony Guillory recognized, on behalf of the Police Jury, the seven parish schools that participated in the 2019-2020 Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Middle School Roadshow.
03/11/2020 4:13 PM
03/10/2020 2:08 PM
The "Parish Proud" video series highlights Calcasieu Parish Police Jury employees making a difference in the community, while living the Police Jury's mission, vision and values.
Former District 2 Calcasieu Parish Police Juror Calvin Collins passed away Feb. 9, 2020, at the age of 80.
02/12/2020 11:30 AM
Calcasieu Parish is trending in the right direction, according to 2019 Citizen Survey results.
The Old Highway 90 Launch, located off Old Highway 90 in Vinton, will be closed beginning Monday, Feb. 3, for repairs.
As of Jan. 1, the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury has secured a new domain: “calcasieuparish.gov.
Asset Builders of Southwest Louisiana is known for helping residents in the five-parish area with low-to-moderate incomes to save to buy homes.
A group of healthcare and government agencies have opened a drive-through COVID-19 testing site at the Burton Complex, 7001 Gulf Highway, Lake Charles. The tests are for people with symptoms who are at high risk for complications.
In an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19, Calcasieu Parish Police Jury offices are open during normal business hours but with limited employees and services.
03/18/2020 6:00 AM
The drive-thru rabies clinic, scheduled for Saturday, March 14, in the West-Cal Arena and Events Center in Sulphur, has been cancelled due to concerns related to COVID-19.
On April 4, Calcasieu Parish residents will be asked to vote on the proposed renewal of the current 1.5 percent sales tax levied in all unincorporated areas of the parish, excluding Ward 1 (Moss Bluff/Gillis).
Peak mosquito season is on its way - a good time to remind residents about the dangers of the Zika Virus.
If you want to get rid of any old electronics, CITGO's annual E-Recycle Day, scheduled for Saturday, March 14, is the time to do it.
There's a lot of information going around about the Coronavirus, or COVID-19, an infection that causes fever, cough, shortness of breath and breathing difficulties.