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Generator Safety After A Storm

Generator Safety After A Storm

A reminder from LUS When there is a power outage, the need for using a power generator can be important especially for maintaining medical equipment or for comfort in a home. However, improperly used power generators are a hazard to the public and to the lineman working on the power lines. Backfeeding occurs when a…MORE

Evacuations In Acadiana Due To Hurricane Delta

Evacuations In Acadiana Due To Hurricane Delta

The Alexandria Medical Special Needs Shelter is open. Anyone who needs to evacuate should first call 211. A representative will screen callers and route them to the LDH triage line if needed.     Mayor-President Josh Guillory and administrations of all municipalities in Lafayette Parish encourage residents to voluntarily evacuate ahead of Hurricane Delta. Delta…MORE

Sandbags Available Ahead Of Storm Threat

Sandbags Available Ahead Of Storm Threat

From LCG- Residents, especially those who live in areas prone to flooding, are encouraged to prepare for potential effects from Tropical Storm Delta. The forecasted projected landfall for Delta includes the Gulf Coast of Louisiana later this week and could strengthen to a Category Two Hurricane or stronger. Sandbag sites are available throughout Lafayette Parish.…MORE

LCG – Hurricane Emergency Numbers, Alerts, Resources

LCG – Hurricane Emergency Numbers, Alerts, Resources

HURRICANE EMERGENCY NUMBERS, ALERTS, RESOURCES – from Lafayette Consolidated Government *Dial 311 to report LUS Outages and Street Flooding and Drainage Issues Option 1 – LUS Power and Water Outages Option 2 – LUS Fiber Outages Option 3 – Street Flooding and Drainage Issues   *Should 311 become overloaded: Dial 291-9200 for power outages 291-5700…MORE

List Of Items For A Basic Disaster Supplies Kit

List Of Items For A Basic Disaster Supplies Kit

From Lafayette Consolidated Government, here’s a list of items for a basic Disaster Supplies Kit Basic Disaster Supplies Kit In case of power loss at ATMs, withdraw cash before the storm. Water (one gallon per person per day for at least three days, for drinking and sanitation) Food (at least a three-day supply of non-perishable food), ready-to-eat…MORE

Hurricane Plan For Pets

Hurricane Plan For Pets

HURRICANE PLAN FOR PETS Lafayette Consolidated Government reminds residents pets should never be left behind during a hurricane. Once a city or parish has issued an emergency declaration, which Mayor-President Josh Guillory declared this morning for Lafayette Parish, it becomes illegal to tie or tether a dog or cat in extreme weather conditions. The fine…MORE

School Closures Due To Hurricane Delta

School Closures Due To Hurricane Delta

From our news partners at KLFY TV 10– Lafayette Parish The Lafayette Parish School System will close all schools and facilities Thursday, October 8, through Friday, October 9. Friday’s Meals-to-Go pickup will be canceled LPSS will provide an update late Sunday afternoon regarding the reopening of schools next week. Acadiana Renaissance Charter Academy, LCA, First…MORE

LUS Fiber Is Prepared to Keep Customers Connected Through Hurricane Delta

LUS Fiber Is Prepared to Keep Customers Connected Through Hurricane Delta

LAFAYETTE, LA (October 7th, 2020) – LUS Fiber’s all-fiber network was built for reliability and stability through even the most challenging circumstances. As part of Lafayette’s critical infrastructure, LUS Fiber has activated its Emergency Response Team and is fully staffed with technicians and maintenance crews on 24-hour alert. LUS Fiber is actively monitoring the development of…MORE

Cleco Preparing For Hurricane Delta

Cleco Preparing For Hurricane Delta

Cleco preparing for Hurricane Delta Encourages customers to prepare Pineville, La., Oct. 6, 2020 – Cleco is closely monitoring Hurricane Delta, as meteorologists are predicting it could make landfall on the Louisiana coast early Saturday morning. “While the projected path of Hurricane Delta may change, we’ve activated our storm teams, and we’re securing additional workers…MORE

LUS Fiber Provides Internet Service to Families in Need with Link & Learn

LUS Fiber Provides Internet Service to Families in Need with Link & Learn

Lafayette, LA (October 5, 2020) – To better ensure our community’s resilience during the current public health crises and beyond, LUS Fiber is working to make our network more accessible to all. As part of those efforts, we are proud to participate in Lafayette Parish School System and Love Our School’s Link & Learn initiative. This program…MORE

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