In anticipation of the heavy rains and high winds due to Tropical Storm Cindy, the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury will close all their departments today at noon (Wednesday, June 21.)  Residents using the the Police Jury’s Transit System should know services will be suspended today and Thursday, June 22, with the exception of life-threatening medical transports.

In addition, garbage and trash pickup will run the normal schedule today for Waste Management and Progressive customers.

All CPPJ departments will be closed Thursday. The Police Jury meeting has been rescheduled to Monday evening, and the Workforce Development meeting has been cancelled. Transit system services will remain suspended Thursday, with the exception of life-threatening medical transports.

Waste Management will also suspend services Thursday, with Thursday's trash being collected Friday, and Friday's being collected Saturday.