As a consequence of Hurricane Ida, Parish President Chester Cedars has ordered that all Parish owned and operated facilities be closed Monday, August 30, 2021. This includes the St. Martin Parish Courthouse.

The Bayou Milhomme Bridge in Stephensville will be closed relative to boat traffic commencing at 5:00 P.M. Saturday until 5:00 P.M. Monday. The U.S. Coast Guard has been advised accordingly.

Public Works employees will remain on standby and shall be prepared to respond to post-storm issues as soon as the storm passes. Also, designated administrative personnel shall also be on standby and expected to report to work as directed by the Parish President.

Should the time of closures be extended, the public and Parish employees will be advised accordingly.

Moreover, the previously posted sandbag sites shall remain open until 7:00 P.M. Saturday, August 28, 2021.

Anyone needing any assistance whatsoever should call the Parish’s OEP at (337)394-2808.