Sometimes these teams will remain in certain locations convenient to the community, such as a library or mayor’s office.

When residents require further assistance the teams may refer them to a disaster recovery center nearby.

to 10 p.m., seven days a week, until further notice.

Representatives from the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, U. Small Business Administration, volunteer groups and other agencies are at the disaster recovery centers to answer questions about disaster assistance and low-interest disaster loans for homeowners, renters and businesses.

All disaster recovery centers are accessible and equipped with tools to accommodate disaster survivors who need disability-related communication aids.

Each disaster recovery center has assistive technologies for people with disabilities.

Disaster or gov/disaster/4277.### also provides information on Facebook and Twitter.

You can receive emergency alerts on most smartphones and tablets by downloading the new Alert FM App. You can also download the Louisiana Emergency Preparedness Guide and find other information at recovery assistance is available without regard to race, color, religion, nationality, sex, age, disability, English proficiency or economic status. Small Business Administration (SBA) is the federal government’s primary source of money for the long-term rebuilding of disaster-damaged private property.

The climate is humid subtropical, with some polar influence during winter.

Summer months are muggy with clouds, light winds, and abundant rainfall, but seldom exceed 100 degrees. Winter months are normally mild with a few cold spells, lengthy periods of rain, and a few nights with below-freezing temperatures.

Stephen is a 29-year veteran with the Iberville Sheriff’s Department, and previously served as Chief Criminal Deputy for 12 years under Sheriff Brent Allain.