Washington Parish Council Chairman Thomas R. "Rusty" Fornea issued the following message this
"Following the guidelines of the CDC, emergency declarations from Federal and State governments, and to help prevent anyone from potential contact with the COVID-19 virus, the Council meeting scheduled for March 23rd has been cancelled. We will re-evaluate the situation on April 1st, and make determinations from there as how to proceed.
Our council clerk, Sarah Cook, will be working remotely from home. The office phone will be forwarded to her cell. She will also be available by email. The Council will still be available and can be reached through individual phone, email, or though contacting the council clerk."