ST. JOHN EMERGENCY PUBLIC INFORMATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 30, 2012 - 2:50 p.m.
Contact: Paige Falgoust
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH – After evacuating over 3100 residents in St. John the Baptist Parish Wednesday night, a database of individuals who were evacuated to Alexandria and Shreveport has been obtained, and families and friends can now locate their loved ones by calling 985-652-0542. Evacuations to the state shelter in Shreveport are ongoing; therefore, please be patient when receiving information as some groups may be in route.
Also, a number of residents who were rescued chose not to evacuate to the state shelters and instead made alternate arrangements.
INFORMATION SOURCES: WWL 870 AM or 105.3 FM, ONLINE: www.sjbparish.com,
Facebook: St John Parish Government; Twitter: @SJBPgov.