Parks Tornado – January 6, 2021

Yesterday evening, the National Weather Service, working in concert with the Parish’s Office of Emergency Preparedness, confirmed that an EF1-2 tornado with winds in excess of 110 MPH struck an area along Nursery Highway in the Grand Bois community. Parish Government...

President’s Report – December 15, 2020

Highlights from the Parish President’s Report of the St. Martin Parish Council Committee Meetings of December 15, 2020   LGAP AND CWEF FUNDS In my last report, I observed: On August 4, 2020, you approved Resolution Number 059-RS relative to applying for grants...

President’s Report – November 17, 2020

Highlights from the Parish President’s Report of the St. Martin Parish Council Committee Meetings of November 17, 2020 HURRICANE DELTA-FEDERAL DECLARATION On Monday, November 9, 2020, I received notification that St. Martin Parish had been approved for a Major...

Delta Debris Removal Update

The collection of storm debris generated from Hurricane Delta continues in St. Martin Parish. The work commenced on October 19, 2020. The storm debris collection is pursuant to what is referred to as “pre-positioned debris removal contract.” Storm debris is not a...

Butte LaRose Pontoon Bridge Closure

Butte LaRose Pontoon Bridge Closure In connection with its annual inspections of bridges, the Louisiana DOTD has ordered that the Pontoon Bridge in Butte LaRose be closed immediately because its current condition constitutes a safety hazard. Parish Government is...

President’s Report – October 20, 2020

Highlights from the Parish President’s Report of the St. Martin Parish Council Committee Meetings of October 20, 2020 HURRICANE DELTA The damages associated with Hurricane Delta were, fortunately, not catastrophic. However, they were, nonetheless, extensive and the...