Sheriff Tim Soignet will enforce a curfew for all areas south of the Morganza to the Gulf levee system effective 6PMon Tuesday, October 27, 2020 until further notice.
Sand and sandbags available in the following locations. Please bring your own shovel if you plan to fill sandbags.
Adult Softball Complex, 9544 East Main Street (Houma)
Bobtown Vounteer Fire Station, 4717 Grand Caillou Road (Houma)
Mechanicville Gym, 2814 Senator Street (Houma)
Upper Dularge Fire Station, 1767 Bayou Dularge Road (Houma)
Bayou Black Fire Station, 2820 Savanne Road (Houma)
Village East Fire Station, 100 Development Street (Houma)
Cannata's West, 6307 West Park Avenue (Houma)
Montegut Fire Station, 1105 Highway 55 (Montegut)
St. Ann Church, 4355 Highway 24 (Bourg)
Ward 7, 5006 Highway 56 (Chauvin)
Donner Community Center, 361 Azalea Drive (Donner)
Devon Keller Memorial Center, 5575 Bayou Black Road (Gibson)
Public Works North Campus, 206 Government Street (Gray)
Gibson East Fire Station, 5218 North Bayou Black Drive (Gibson)
West Terrebonne Fire Station, 110 Merry Moss Street (Gibson)
Knights of Columbus Hall, 1558 Highway 655 (Pointe-aux-Chenes)
Civic Center, 346 Civic Center Blvd (Houma)
The Houma Municipal Auditorium, located at 800 Verrett Street in Houma, will be available as an evacuation shelter beginning 10AM on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 for those residents who have evacuated from low-lying areas of the parish. Evacuees should bring sufficient food, water, bedding, baby formula, and other necessary personal items to last 3 days. If transportation is needed to the shelter, please call (985) 873-6357 to arrange pick-up after 10AM on Wednesday. Household pets brought to the Houma Municipal Auditorium will be registered with the Terrebonne Parish Animal Shelter and kept there until reunited with owners.
The mission of the Planning and Zoning Department is to provide professional planning and building services to preserve the natural resources and qualities of Terrebonne Parish, to enhance the quality of living, and to ensure orderly development.
The Planning and Zoning Department is divided into the following divisions:
Through the services of the Planning and Zoning Department and the Houma-Terrebonne Regional Planning Commission development in Terrebonne Parish is planned and constructed in compliance with the Comprehensive Master Plan, Zoning Ordinance, Subdivision Regulations, and Building Codes to provide orderly growth throughout Terrebonne Parish.
The Planning and Zoning Department has applied and administers Flood Hazard Mitigation Grants and will acquire and elevate numerous flooded structures throughout Terrebonne Parish.
The Planning Department is also responsible for Nuisance Abatement as it relates to tall grass, debris, blighted structures, and derelict vessels.
The Planning Department manages the three (3) public cemeteries through burial permits and general oversight in Terrebonne Parish. Those cemeteries are Bisland Cemetery, Southdown Cemetery, and Halfway Cemetery.
The Main Street Program is administered through the Planning Department and the Downtown Development Corporation.