Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness

HOMELAND SECURITY & EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

CLARENCE POWE - DIRECTOR

Road updates 

Special Notices - **CAUTION**

  • Dogpound (Harrison Ave.) at Hwy 59 is inundated 
  • Malfunctioning traffic light at intersection of Hwy 190 East Service Rd. going to Lake view hospital. Plus water over out bound lanes

High Water Signs

  • ALBERT THOMPSON RD & P.  MORGAN RD- FOLSOM
  • MC GEE RD OFF HWY 1077 (GOODBEE)
  • PERRILLOUX RD AT BREWSTER RD IN MADISONVILLE
  • DUMMYLINE RD AT BREWSTER RD IN MADISONVILLE
  • DEVAL ESTATES - ALL STREETS
  • HIGHWAY 59 AT FONTAINEBLEAU HIGHSCHOOL
  • DOVE PARK RD
  • TALL TIMBERS SUBDIVSION
  • RIVER GARDENS AREA - SLIDELL
    • BIRCH DR
    • OAK  DR
    • SYCAMORE DR
    • MAGNOLIA DR
  • ALBERT THOMPSON ROAD - Folsom 
  • BREWSTER RD - between Powerline and Gitz Rd.- Madisonville
  • PAQUET RD @ TRANSMITTER RD
  • GRANDE AVE @ LACOMBE HARBOR
  • LAKE RD @ BRIDGE
  • BARRINGER @ LAKE RD
  • ST.LOUIS @ BARRINGER RD
  • BREMERMAN @ TRACE
  • 24TH ST. @ JACKSON ST
  • Fitzgerald Church Road at Simaloosa Creek - Covington
  • Lee Road Area - Covington
  • Allen Road - Abita Springs
  • Lee Settlement Road and St. John Church Road in the Folsom area
  • Shady Lane at Lowe Davis Road - Covington
  • Abita Lakes Subdivision
  • Lowe Davis Road

Closures (Partial and Complete)

  • LA 1077/Lake Rd in Madisonville
  • Honey Island Swamp Road
  • Island Swamp Road
  • St. John Church Road Bridge - one lane closed

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River Gauges
Bogue Falaya River at Boston Street
Tchefuncte River Near Covington
Bogue Falaya Near Camp Covington
Pearl River Near Pearl River
Bogue Chitto River Near Bush


COVID-19 INFORMATION

COVID-19 Emergency Declarations

For Up-To-Date Disaster Information, Please Visit our Social Media Sites: Facebook; Twitter; & YouTube

Access COVID-19 Information and Updates here
Access WAZE here.
Acces Links to River Gauges here


We develop, manage, coordinate and maintain a comprehensive and effective response to any natural or technological emergency that may occur and which poses a threat to lives and property in St Tammany Parish.

Our department is responsible for advising the Parish President, Administration Officers, Parish Council and Municipalities regarding emergency preparedness activities and operations.

Our authority is defined by the LA Disaster Act of 1993, Chapter 6 The Louisiana Homeland Security and Emergency Assistance and Disaster Act, Act 1993, No.800, §1, eff. June 22, 1993; Acts 2003. No 40, §2, eff. May 223, 2003; Acts 2006, No, 615, §1, eff. June 23, 2006 Acts 2009, No. 24, §2, eff. June 12, 2009; Acts 2014, No.811, §15, eff. June 23, 2014.

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Duties:

The staff of the Emergency Operations Center are available for Community Emergency Preparedness presentations. These presentations can be given for church groups, civic groups or school groups, and each is tailored to the individual needs of the geographic areas of vulnerability. Please call (985) 898-2359 to schedule a presentation.

St. Tammany recognized as StormReady® Community

  • St. Tammany Parish Government- Building -21410 Koop Dr., Mandeville
  • St. Tammany Parish Public Works- Airport Road Barn- 34783 Grantham College Rd. Slidell, LA
  • St. Tammany Parish Public Works- Fritchie Barn- 63119 Highway 1090 in Pearl River
  • St. Tammany Parish Public Works Barn- Keller Barn- 63131 Fish Hatchery Road, Lacombe
  • St. Tammany Parish Public Works Barn- Covington Barn-  1305 N. Florida Street, Covington
  • The Old Levee District Site –  61134 Military Road (Hwy 1090) Slidell, La.
      • Develop and implement an All Hazards Emergency Operation Plan.
      • Provide public awareness programs throughout the parish.
      • Provide emergency information and warning to the public.
      • Activate the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) during emergencies.
      • Participate in drills and exercises involving local, state and federal emergencies.

Resources

Contact Us

  • Administrative Complex
    21490 Koop Dr.
    Mandeville, LA 70471
    985.898.2700

    Hours of Operation:
    Monday through Friday
    8:00am to 4:30pm