Date:February 23, 2016
Contact:Media Relations @ (225) 342-3035

UPDATE: LWC offices throughout state to close early Feb. 23

Due to severe weather threats, the Louisiana Workforce Commission headquarters and local offices in the following parishes will close at noon on Tuesday, Feb. 23, with exceptions in time noted in bold:

• Ascension

• Assumption

• East Baton Rouge

• East Feliciana

• Iberville

• Lafourche

• Livingston

• Pointe Coupee

• St. Helena

• St. John the Baptist

• St. Tammany

• Tangipahoa

• Terrebonne

• Washington

• West Baton Rouge

• West Feliciana

• Jefferson (at 2 p.m.)

• Orleans (at 1 p.m.)

Parishes noted in bold are updated from the LWC’s release earlier this morning.

Self-service features are available 24/7 on HiRE at and the automated helpline at 1-866-783-5567. Visit for updates on any further office closures.


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