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In event of a hurricane or other disaster, The Opelousas Housing Authority will take action that allows us to protect our tenants and property to the extent possible. It is very important that you stay informed of hurricane activity. Follow the instructions provided by law enforcement, elected officials and other professionals regarding evacuation and other safety measures before, during and after a hurricane. The information below is provided to assist you in preparing for a hurricane or other natural disaster.

  • Emergency 911
  • Police 337-948-2500
  • Sheriff 337-948-6516
  • Fire Department 337- 948-2542
  • Ambulance – St. Landry EMS 337-948-8404
  • Waste Management – 337-826-5211
  • Health Department - 337-948-0220
  • St. Landry Parish Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness  – 337-948-7177
  • Louisiana Department of Environmental Protection 866-896-5330
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency – 800-621-3362 (Baton Rouge)
  • Louisiana Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness – 225-925-7500