Emergency Information

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Road Closures

City-Parish has staged barricades throughout the parish near locations prone to flooding. Click here to see a list of those locations.

There are no emergency related road closures at this time.

Sand and Sandbags

Facility NameAddressSandBags
BREC Airline Highway Fairgrounds16072 Airline HighwayYesYes
BREC Alsen Park601 Old Rafe Mayer RoadYesYes
BREC Cadillac Street6117 Cadillac StreetYesYes
BREC Doyles Bayou Park7801 Port Hudson-Pride RoadYesYes
BREC Flannery Road Park801 S Flannery RoadYesYes
BREC Hartley-Vey at Gardere Park1702 Gardere LaneYesYes
BREC Lovett Road Park13443 Lovett RoadYesYes
    *Due to construction, sand has been moved to the back parking lot.
BREC Memorial Stadium1702 Foss StreetYesYes

Shelters

There are no open emergency shelters at this time.

Government Closures

Office NameReopen Date
19th Judicial District Court10/29/2020
Baton Rouge City Court10/29/2020
City of Baton Rouge/Parish of EBR Government10/29/2020

School Closures

School NameReopen Date
Catholic High10/29/2020
East Baton Rouge Public Schools10/29/2020
Southern University10/29/2020
Zachary Community Schools10/29/2020

Service Cancellations

There are no service cancellations at this time.

Helpful Links to Emergency Information

American Red Cross
Capital Area United Way
City of Baker
City of Baker Fire Department
City of Baker Police Department
City of Baker Public Works
City of Central
City of Zachary
Companion Animal Alliance
FEMA
Flight Information at Baton Rouge
Governor's Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness
Hotel Availability Information
Lamar-Dixon Expo Center
Louisiana Bankers Association
Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development
Louisiana District of the USGS (River Stages)
Louisiana State Police
MOHSEP
National Hurricane Center
National Weather Service
Traffic Information
Volunteer Louisiana


Helpful Phone Numbers

Emergency calls should be made first to
East Baton Rouge Parish Emergency # 911
American Airlines800-223-5436
American Red Cross866-438-4636
Animal Carcass Removal888-721-4372
Animal Control Services225-774-7700
Baton Rouge City Police225-389-3831
Baton Rouge Fire Department225-354-1400
Baton Rouge Shelters866-GET-INFO (438-4636)
Capital Area United Way225-923-2114
City of Baker225-778-0300
City of Baker Fire Department225-775-3712
City of Baker Police Department225-775-6000
City of Baker Public Works225-775-5584
City of Central225-262-5000
City of Zachary225-654-0026
Crisis Teen Text504-777-3273
Delta Airlines800-325-1999
DEMCO225-261-1160 (Power Outages)
EBR Floodplain Manager225-389-3196
EBR Sheriff's Office225-389-5000
Entergy 800-9OUTAGE (968-8243)
FEMA800-462-7585
FEMA (Fraud Line)800-323-8603
Gouging Complaints (Atty. General)800-488-2770
Governor's Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness225-925-7500
Lamar-Dixon Expo Center225-450-1009
Louisiana Bankers Association
Louisiana Dept of Insurance225-342-5900
Mayor's Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness225-389-2100
MOHSEP225-389-2100
Public Works - Buildings & Grounds 225-389-3168
Public Works - Environmental Services225-389-4865
Public Works - Transportation & Drainage225-389-3159
Special Needs Shelter Hotline800-349-1372
State Police: Alabama334-242-4378
State Police: Louisiana (Road Closures)800-469-4828
State Police: Louisiana (Troop A)225-754-8500
State Police: Mississippi601-987-1430
U.S. Geological Survey225-389-0281
Volunteer Louisiana 225-342-2038