With the threat of severe weather across the Greater Lake Charles Area today (Jan. 24, 2023), Parish offices will close early. City officials announced all Calcasieu Parish Police Jury departments will close at 1 p.m. today. Residents are urged to monitor the weather via local news and media outlets or the National Weather Service.

Please stay off of the roadway during severe weather conditions. Residents who need or wish to apply for a permit and license may still do so online. The Calcasieu Parish Division of Planning and Development reminds residents that permits and licenses are available online at www.calcasieuparish.gov/permits.

All Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Offices will reopen and resume normal business operation on Wednesday, Jan. 25, at 8 a.m.

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