UPDATED: Power Restoration; Closings

Banks:
BOM and BOMF – Open (Some may be delayed )(University Drive – CLOSED)
City Bank & Trust – Closed
Exchange Bank – Closed

Utility Compaines:
City of Natchitoches – 5 to 7 Days
SWEPCO – September 3, 2020 by 10pm
CLECO – 4 days to 7 days.
* These estimates were provided by the companies as of 7pm, Thursday, August 27, 2020 and are subject to change.  These timeframes were reported as a “large” percentage of service restored and NOT fully restored

CLECO – Power outages as of 8 a.m, Friday, August 28, 2020
Acadia – 2,800
Allen – 5,900
Avoyelles – 5,500
Beauregard – 5,100
Calcasieu – 2,500
Catahoula – 18
Desoto – 1,600
Evangeline – 6,800
Grant – 7,400
Iberia – 3,500
Jefferson Davis – 39
Lasalle – 15
Natchitoches – 640
Rapides – 41,000
Sabine – 6,300
St. Landry – 3,400

 

Internet/Cable TV:
Suddenlink: No – return call
CP-Tel/Epic-Touch – No Update

Road condition update:
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that multiple roads in District 08 (Central LA Region) remain obstructed this evening due to downed trees, debris, and power lines as a result of Hurricane Laura.

All affected roads in Avoyelles Parish have been cleared and reopened but the remaining Parishes (Rapides, Natchitoches, Sabine, Grant, Vernon and Winn) all have numerous state highways with debris accumulated.

For information concerning a certain road –  Call 511 or visit www.511la.org

Grocery Stores:
Super 1 Foods – Open/Delayed Opening
Wal-Mart – No Update
People’s Food Warehouse – No Update

Schools:
Natchitoches Parish Schools – Closed today
Northwestern State University – Closed today
CLTCC – Closed today
LSUA – Closed today and Monday
St. Mary’s – Closed today and Monday

Gyms:
Natchitoches Flipping Athletics – Closed

Government Offices:
Natchitoches Parish Office of Community Services – Closed
Natchitoches Parish Courthouse – Closed
Clerk of Court – Closed/Power Outage
City Offices – Closed
State Offices – Most Closed

Attractions:
Cane River Creole National Historical Park – Closed
Louisiana Sport Hall of Fame – Closed

Communications Companies
Radio/TV/Newspaper – as power permits

If you would like to have a business or be included in the list, please email details to  NPJNatLa@gmail.com