Lafourche Parish officials will enact a 6 PM curfew tonight due to the updated weather forecast for Hurricane Ida and will stay in place until further notice for the duration of the storm. All businesses should be closed by 6pm in time for employees to make it home and prepare for the incoming storm.
The Thibodaux Police Department will be out throughout the City Limits of Thibodaux and the Nicholls Police Department will be on Campus enforcing the curfew but will allow a grace period until 7 PM for business workers to arrive home.
Essential personnel should be carrying their ID or placard displaying they are indeed essential personnel. T.P.D. has a full deployment of staff to maintain security in our community, as well as other agencies throughout the parish.