Date:February 4, 2016
Contact:Media Relations @ (225) 342-3035

LWC Mardi Gras closures

The Louisiana Workforce Commission headquarters and local offices throughout the state will be closed Tuesday, Feb. 9, for Mardi Gras.

The following local offices listed by region will be closed Monday, Feb. 8, in addition to the Tuesday holiday:

Alexandria (Central Region)

Avoyelles Cottage Street, Marksville

Catahoula First Street, Jonesville

Concordia N. E.E. Wallace Boulevard, Ferriday

Grant Main Street, Colfax

LaSalle Courthouse Street, Jena

Winn Lafayette Street, Winnfield

Baton Rouge (Capital Region)

East Baton Rouge North Plank Road, Baton Rouge (office closes 1 p.m., phones open until 5 p.m. Monday)

East Baton Rouge South Wooddale Boulevard, Baton Rouge (office closes 1 p.m., phones open until 5 p.m. Monday)

Houma (Acadiana Region)

Assumption Louisiana Highway 1008, Napoleonville

Lafourche Tiger Drive, Thibodaux

Terrebone Barrow Street, Houma

Lafayette (Acadiana Region)

Acadia North Parkerson Avenue, Crowley

Evangeline West Main Street, Ville Platte

Iberia Ember Drive, New Iberia

St. Landry Diesi Street, Opelousas

St. Martin Evangline Boulevard, St. Martinville

St. Mary East Youngs Road, Morgan City

St. Mary West Main Street, Franklin

Vermillion Clover Street, Abbeville

New Orleans (Southeast Region)

Jefferson East Airline Drive, Metairie

Jefferson West Lafayette Street, Gretna

St. Charles Paul Maillard Road, Luling

St. James Louisiana Highway 20 West, Vacherie

St. John Cambridge Drive, LaPlace

All automated services, including HiRE and the automated telephone line at 1-866-783-5567, are available 24/7 to file unemployment insurance claims.

All LWC offices will return to normal business hours on Wednesday, Feb. 10.

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