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WWL>Topics>>1-28-14 12:35pm Garland with Jefferson Parish President John Young

1-28-14 12:35pm Garland with Jefferson Parish President John Young

Jan 28, 2014|

Garland gets an update on winter weather preparations in Jefferson with parish president John Young.

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A did you probably know by now were under winter storm warning through tomorrow morning. And this station is yours today to -- -- one -- celebrities textiles. -- at W celebrity. Told free anywhere in the country -- article from the state 866. Aided and 087. But I have. Germs in Paris president John Young -- this John welcome to shore pretty sure it's time. Good afternoon go outside to torture bill and. Very do. Let me read you -- mud -- Garland. Armand -- and there's no lies like you guys have been reporting why is ever buddy freaking out called him down. Pretty good reasons to be. Concerned. Yeah jumping -- any money tree can I mean we're we're area measure -- doing but it does that reason the fact that certainly. This precipitation. Actually just pull back in the -- and a year ago we have these signs in the -- a lot. They're already so little icicles form and so the problem is of course as the temperature is good now with the wet roads go all black guy shouldn't. Not like in nature but he took it and she device so out all the others. Saying that whatever the case maybe and then that caused so users Brown's people dropping that's life. You know the main thing we're trying to get out today is if you don't need to be on the stable. You know sheltered place and hunkered down because. You can put yourself your life in danger someone else was like in -- so that's. Will we need to be cautioned Lebanon obviously the other the other issue here though as the course. Of them the energy situation. We have to represented Entergy and that it Marcia operations center. And -- should they have to wonder what other people. Ready to be -- a potential problems because of icing on the wires and or because of icing on the on the -- went across the tree limbs to fall. In income help out so well those two major issues we're looking at so obviously there and doesn't appear should be. Real -- right now but with that -- at that temperature dropping that roadways that's a -- mixed up people being on the road and that's why it should stay home. Any concern at all with the news of the overpasses bridges you. Yeah assuming. Most of the major overpasses and bridges and jokes and harsh. -- the jurisdiction of the Louisiana Department of Transportation development but it. Which especially maybe about an hour ago Argo and clothing in the political bridge over the army can now. Because that at some steel rating on it and that was. Called and promptly safety issues that we have and the bonds of course close -- now helps. Account Kubrick Joba ice there which is still open. In the -- overpass over veterans and -- And obviously we're working with DO GB. Two. On QQ long break so their monitoring that picture and we are certainly not development streets not far where homer or. Or vote the you know in case they need to pick up to Maria treatments. We haven't had any of that yet. Overnight and then of course we also fort street bridge over the Arctic now so. We're monitoring. Public works people or or on. All alert there and there are now working on this stationed throughout the -- and we're ready to take care and situation develops. -- ball always wondered putting the sand down you put that down. Before you see guys sin if you put it down after the -- does is take terribly and you still keep a bridge or -- open. Well which it is. And a public course people look at those discussions that innate -- which it'll put down until. -- Right before he -- Economic tickets and I so they demand a monetary and look at temperatures -- you know you know you wanna put down yesterday according to -- people and not be experts and -- worked. So they monitor the bridge street but it that we of people run around checking it out that's what. -- the -- the well probably. Can now because you know rating was can very slippery so. There's as a technique has to and you put it down and so we have barricade station as well it is yet to barricade on any road race bulk purchase. -- moment -- nor -- reminded me people that have their their power go down for an extended period of time. -- place for them to go to keyboard. Yeah having the in just packed right now we have. Cooperative agreement which it's operational right so -- -- and play bench. And wave makers ministries has. Made itself available well of people there again as things go along you know we may also mother triggered right now emerged. Those who -- -- were referring people to -- dated as of yesterday. Structure at least. And certainly right now we're getting reports hasn't yet been -- -- so. We're gonna continue to monitor that again a merge operations in the upper ruling may -- And we're working with share or more think sheriff's department -- help assistant fire departments file to your normal lives and you know all of the gospel. Well pollute deployments to try to -- within the and the Marshal work and you know to address those issues as they rush. Duels. Again just what thank everyone what cooperating in industry you know windows. This stolen clothes. With that temperatures dropping -- now about third -- based on the monitor I'm looking in the -- out of the -- Building and with the precipitation. And continue to two. To get down. The temperature go lower and at which that we have lights on the true ways so. Again. The best thing to do -- should stay home. Sheltered place. Until until after this event so and then avoid any action actual loss of life in Maine. Well let everybody knows that we continue to work 27. Around the clock to make sure we -- any. Issues. We're in terms of power outages the tree limbs down Apollo down working inch tree. And lines -- -- you can scroll in the side -- ago. All right thank you might were -- a break come right.

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