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Media Advisory - Some FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers Will Close Temporarily October 28

Release Date:
October 27, 2020

Louisiana survivors should check the status of the Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) this week before visiting.  The following centers in Acadia, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Sabine, St. Landry, Vermilion and Vernon parishes will be closed Wednesday, Oct. 28, due to anticipated inclement weather.


You can check the status of a DRC prior to a visit to ensure the facility is open, visit:egateway.fema.gov/ESF6/DRCLocator.


These centers are scheduled to reopen Thursday, Oct. 29, assuming roads and ground conditions permit.


The DRCs in Lincoln, Natchitoches and Rapides parishes will remain open.


The drive-thru DRC in Grant parish closed permanently today.


Grant Parish 

Zig Slater Ball Park

20971 US Hwy 167  

Dry Prong, La 71423


The drive-thru DRC in Lincoln parish will close permanently Oct. 31 at the close of business.


Lincoln Parish

Lincoln Parish Library

910 N. Trenton St,

Ruston, La 71270


You may visit any open center. To locate the closest center, call the FEMA Helpline, 800-621-3362 or TTY 800-462-7585, visit www.DisasterAssistance.gov or download the FEMA Mobile App at fema.gov/about/news-multimedia/app.


For the latest information on Hurricane Laura, visit fema.gov/disaster/4559. For the latest information on Hurricane Delta, visit fema.gov/disaster/4570. Or, follow the FEMA Region 6 Twitter account at twitter.com/FEMARegion6.

Last updated October 27, 2020