State Offices Closed in 29 Parishes Saturday, February 20

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State Offices Closed in 29 Parishes Saturday, February 20 due to potentially dangerous road conditions.

Posted: Feb 19, 2021 4:27 PM

BATON ROUGE – Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne is announcing that state offices will be closed in the following 29 parishes Saturday, February 20 due to potentially dangerous road conditions caused by the continuing severe winter weather event: Avoyelles, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Caldwell, Catahoula, Claiborne, Concordia, DeSoto, East Carroll, Franklin, Grant, Jackson, LaSalle, Lincoln, Madison, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Rapides, Red River, Richland, Sabine, Tensas, Union, Vernon, Webster, West Carroll, and Winn.

All agency heads are responsible for determining those essential personnel who should remain on duty, report for duty or those who should report to alternate work sites as necessary. Officials continue to monitor conditions throughout the state, and this announcement may be updated.

This office closure applies to all nonessential employees, including those authorized to work from home due to COVID-19.

State employees should be aware of the following phone numbers to call, which will be updated: 1.800.360.9660 or 225.342.0498.

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