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President’s Report – October 19, 2021

Highlights from the Parish President’s Report of the St. Martin Parish Council Committee Meetings of October 19, 2021 RENEWAL OF SALES TAX FOR SALES TAX DISTRICT 2 I submit for your edification the following information relative to the election for the renewal of...

Post Hurricane Ida Update

Parish President Chester Cedars advises that at daybreak today, Parish work crews began surveying damages from Hurricane Ida. The focus at this point was the clearing of all roadways and drainage laterals. The morning assessment reflects that upper St. Martin...

Hurricane Ida Update-August 29, 2021

The forecast for Hurricane Ida shows a further eastward shift from our last reports. Over the last 24 hours, the projected point of landfall has shifted approximately 80 miles to the east. As of the 10:00 A.M. NWS conference attended by Parish President Chester...

Hurricane Ida Update-August 28, 2021

This update reflects the latest NWS conference attended by Parish President Chester Cedars this afternoon at 4:00 PM. Hurricane Ida continues to strengthen and is expected to be a Category 4 Hurricane at the point and at the time of landfall. However, on a somewhat...

Hurricane Ida Update

  The tropical system about which we have been reporting is now Hurricane Ida with 85 MPH winds.  It is expected to strengthen to a Category 3 or 4 Hurricane before landfall sometime Sunday evening. At the National Weather Service briefing this afternoon, the...