Press Release #1
Friday, October 04, 2013
For Immediate Release
Tropical Storm Karen
The Assumption Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness will continue to monitor Tropical Storm Karen and advise accordingly. At this time, the parish, in a precautionary measure, has declared a State of Emergency. Currently, no evacuations have been ordered and the Emergency Operations Center will not be activated.
OEP Staff will continue to work with state agencies and the National Weather Service to remain updates on any changing activities.