News Alert: State government offices to remain closed statewide Thursday
Posted: 8/29/2012 3:35:02 PM
Louisiana Business Emergency Operations Center

August 29, 2012

State of Louisiana News Desk #: 225.358.5361

State government offices to remain closed statewide Thursday

BATON ROUGE - Due to continuing dangerous conditions caused by Tropical Storm Isaac, Commissioner of Administration Paul Rainwater announced that Louisiana state government offices will remain closed Thursday, August 30.

State officials continue to monitor the weather, road conditions, power outages, and flooding, and this announcement may be updated.

All agency heads are responsible for determining those essential personnel who should remain on duty or those who should report to alternative work sites if necessary.

This message will be emailed to state employees. In addition, state government employees should be aware of the following phone numbers to call, which will be updated with information regarding office closures and re-openings: 1-800-360-9660 or 225-342-0498.

For all the latest information on Tropical Storm Isaac, residents are encouraged to visit


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