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City of Zachary Officials Announce Curfew Due to Wintry Weather Conditions

Posted by zachary on February 15, 2021

Mayor David Amrhein and Police Chief David McDavid have decided to implement a curfew for residents of Zachary beginning tonight starting at 8pm, extending to 7am Tuesday, February 16.  This decision was made due to reports of ice and black ice on roadways, anticipated overnight temperature dropping and numerous power outages citywide. City crews have been out throughout the night and day patrolling and applying salt to bridges and looking for any spots that may be refreezing. Only essential personnel and those traveling to and from work and for emergency situations will be allowed to travel on city roadways.

If you have an elderly family member or neighbor, we suggest you keep an eye out to make sure they are safe and warm.   Should you need assistance, contact the Mayor’s Office at 225 654-0287.  For questions or concerns regarding the Zachary Police, call 225 654-1921 (non-emergency) or Zachary Fire Department, 225 654-0026 (non-emergency).  Call 911 for emergencies.  Other helpful numbers include:  DEMCO, 1-844-693-3626, and ENTERGY, 1-800-968-8243.