In order to help prevent the spread of coronavirus in Terrebonne Parish, a Parish-wide curfew has been jointly implemented by Terrebonne Parish President Gordon Dove, Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Jerry Larpenter, and Houma Police Chief Dana Coleman, beginning April 1, 2020, from 10PM till 5AM and will remain in effect daily until further notice.
The Parish Code Section 22-187, Obstruction of Drainage Arteries, prohibits the dumping of debris in waterways. Debris retards the water carrying capability of a channel. It can cause flooding or increase damages during a flood event.
Please contact the Department of Public Works at (985) 873-6717 whenever you see debris or someone dumping into a channel.