Flooding in Livingston could prompt voluntary evacuation
POSTED: Sunday, September 4, 2011 - 3:18pm
UPDATED: Sunday, September 4, 2011 - 4:48pm
Livingston Parish, La (NBC33) — NBC33 is patrolling Livingston Parish with Parish President Mike Grimmer. He is assessing flood affected areas near French Settlement.
Voluntary evacuation orders could be announced any minute. Grimmer Says he will not issue a mandatory evacuation. When issued, Voluntary evacuations would likely begin first with the vals marina area.
10 inches of rain has already fallen in parts if the parish and Lake Marapaus is 5 ft higher than normal right now.