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Emily Knight Confirmed as Director of Human Resources
02/16/2017 6:50 AM
Household Hazardous Material Collection Day Set for March 18th
02/08/2017 12:42 PM
Barber Looks Toward Retirement
02/08/2017 6:50 AM
Eschette Takes on Role
02/02/2017 3:10 PM
Interim Leaders get to Work
02/02/2017 1:48 PM
Parish - Wide Recreation Advisory Board for Lafourche Parish has issued a public meeting notice on Monday, Feb. 6th @ 6:00 p.m.
02/02/2017 9:03 AM
Mathews, LA –Lafourche Parish Government will hold a household hazardous material collection day on Saturday, March 18. The collection will take place between the hours of 8:00 am and noon in the Lafourche Parish Government complex parking lot located at 4876 Louisiana Highway 1 in Mathews. THIS IS A RESIDENTIAL ONLY COLLECTION. Residents will be required to show proof of residency.
01/31/2017 10:37 AM
The Bayou Blue Pontoon Bridge on Louisiana Highway 316 crossing the Intracoastal Canal will be closed to vehicle traffic until further notice in order for DOTD personnel to repair the hydraulic winch system.
01/17/2017 10:17 AM
The T-Bois Bridge in Larose will be closed to both vehicle and marine traffic on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 beginning at 8:30 am thru approximately 2:30 pm.
01/12/2017 8:38 AM
Cantrelle Looks Back on... "A Busy First Year"
01/10/2017 1:08 PM
Mathews, LA – Parish President Jimmy Cantrelle spoke in support of local trawlers and against a proposed rule by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) that will require turtle excluder devices, better known as TED’s, on skimmer and butterfly trawls.
01/10/2017 9:27 AM
Mathews, LA – The Valentine Bridge crossing Bayou Lafourche will be closed to vehicle traffic for an undetermined amount of time due to various issues. Once a reopening date is determined, a notice to the public will be published.
01/05/2017 9:21 AM
Mathews, LA – According to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), the closure of the West Larose Lift Bridge on Louisiana Highway 1 crossing the Intracoastal Canal Waterway will be extended through Friday, January 6, 2017 at 5:00 pm due to delayed receipt of mechanical equipment to repair the bridge.
12/20/2016 3:58 PM
Mathews, LA – All offices of Lafourche Parish Government will be closed in observance of the Christmas and New Year’s holidays from December 22, 2016 through December 26, 2016 and from December 29, 2016 through January 2, 2017.
12/19/2016 8:59 AM
Mathews, LA – Parish President Jimmy Cantrelle announced today that a portion of his salary will go towards providing scholarships to parish high school students attending either Nicholls State University or Fletcher Technical Community College.
12/13/2016 3:08 PM
Mathews, LA – According to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), the Louisiana Highway 308 overpass crossing the Intracoastal Canal in Larose will be under a one lane operation on Tuesday, December 13 from 8:00 am until 3:00 pm in order for DOTD personnel to perform inspection operations on the structure.
12/12/2016 3:40 PM
Mathews, LA – Lafourche Parish voters on Saturday approved term limits for the offices of parish president and parish council
12/12/2016 10:14 AM
Commodities distribution will take place on Thursday, December 15 in Thibodaux at the Warren Harang Municipal Auditorium from 10:00 am until all items are distributed.
12/12/2016 8:38 AM
Mathews, LA – Lafourche Parish Government offices will be closed on Thursday, December 15 from 10 am until 2 pm in order for employees to attend the annual employee holiday luncheon.
12/12/2016 8:09 AM
Mathews, LA – According to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), the West Larose Vertical Lift Bridge on Louisiana Highway 1 crossing the Intracoastal Canal will be closed continuously to vehicular traffic from 7:00 am on Thursday, December 8, 2016 until 5:00 pm on Friday, December 23, 2016.
12/05/2016 11:31 AM