Small Business Resources: #ShopSafelyLC and Lake Charles Small Business Stabilization Fund

https://www.cityoflakecharles.com/egov/apps/document/center.egov?view=item;id=5900


Notice of Public Meeting: Lake Charles City Council - May 20, 2020

Notice of Public Meeting: Lake Charles City Council - May 20, 2020

City Council Meeting Agenda


Update on City Services: May 14, 2020

https://www.cityoflakecharles.com/egov/apps/document/center.egov?view=item;id=5892


Information regarding the reopening of Mallard Cove Golf Course

https://www.cityoflakecharles.com/egov/apps/document/center.egov?view=item;id=5880


Information regarding COVID-19 and LCPD

https://www.cityoflakecharles.com/topic/subtopic.php?topicid=30&structureid=2


Information regarding COVID-19 and Medical Facts

https://www.cityoflakecharles.com/topic/subtopic.php?topicid=29&structureid=2


Information regarding COVID-19 and Stress Management

https://www.cityoflakecharles.com/topic/subtopic.php?topicid=28&structureid=2


Information regarding COVID-19 and the Arts Community

https://www.cityoflakecharles.com/topic/subtopic.php?topicid=27&structureid=2


Information regarding Community Services and Development's Planned Virtual Meeting.

https://www.cityoflakecharles.com/egov/apps/document/center.egov?view=item;id=5851


Information Regarding the Special Meeting of the Lake Charles City Council : 4/01/2020

Public Notice

Meeting Agenda


Information on Community Resources for Vulnerable Populations

https://www.cityoflakecharles.com/topic/subtopic.php?topicid=26&structureid=2


Information on SBA Disaster Assistance for Small Businesses

https://www.cityoflakecharles.com/topic/subtopic.php?topicid=25&structureid=2


Information on Unemployment Assistance

https://www.cityoflakecharles.com/topic/subtopic.php?topicid=24&structureid=2


Monday, March 23, 2020

In accordance with federal, state and local emergency declarations to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the City of Lake Charles provides this update regarding City operations.

In support of the decrees issued by Governor John Bel Edwards on Sunday, March 22, 2020 under Proclamation Number 33 JBE 2020, the City of Lake Charles is instituting the following changes to its day-to-day operations.

City services, including public safety, transit, and garbage and trash collection, remain in operation. Some modifications to transit service are being made to ensure that the service remains in compliance with Governor Edwards’ directive preventing gatherings of 10 or more. The number of riders on each bus will be limited and the City is working with a local vendor to sanitize the buses throughout the day.

All City buildings and facilities, including City Hall, Historic City Hall, Central School and City recreation centers will be closed to the public beginning at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, March 24, 2020. Service at the Team Green Recycling Drop-off Center and the roving Green Truck Recycling Operation are also suspended until further notice.

As a reminder, many City services, such as water bill payments and permit applications, can be completed securely online at www.cityoflakecharles.com or by contacting the appropriate department via telephone.

The City will continuously re-evaluate this status and provide regular updates as they occur.

For current information on the status of City of Lake Charles services, visit www.cityoflakecharles.com. The Mayor’s Action Line remains in service and can be reached by calling 491-1346 or emailing mayorsactionline@cityoflc.us.

For the most accurate and up-to-date information regarding COVID-19, dial 211, text the keyword LACOVID to 898-211 or visit www.la211help.org. Visit www.CDC.gov for proper handwashing and other preventative guidelines.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

The SWLA Economic Development Alliance is working to assist our businesses  and industries which are being impacted by the coronavirus crisis. Please complete the survey attached to the first link. The information provided through this survey will provide information vital to the area being able to apply for SBA disaster assistance funds.

The survey is at this link:

https://www.allianceswla.org/covid-19

Other information can be found at: 

https://www.uschamber.com/coronavirus

https://www.uschamberfoundation.org/coronavirus

https://www.opportunitylouisiana.com/covid-19-assistance


Monday, March 16, 2020

In accordance with federal, state and local emergency declarations to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the City of Lake Charles provides this update regarding City operations.

In support of the decrees issued by both President Donald Trump and Governor John Bel Edwards today, the City of Lake Charles is scaling back its number of employees in certain departments beginning Tuesday, March 17, 2020.

With few exceptions, all City services, including public safety, transit, and garbage and trash collection, remain in operation as usual. City Hall remains open with normal business hours, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. As a reminder, many City services, such as water bill payments and permit applications, can be completed securely online at www.cityoflakecharles.com

City recreation centers, 1911 Historic City Hall and the Lake Charles Civic Center are closed to the public. Central School and the Transit Center remain open at this time for regularly scheduled business activities of tenants, but non-regular/special events are suspended until further notice. Service at the Team Green Recycling Drop-off Center and the roving Green Truck Recycling Operation are also suspended until further notice.

The regular meeting of the Lake Charles City Council scheduled for Wednesday, March 18, 2020 and the Administrative Hearings scheduled for Thursday, March 19, 2020 have been postponed.

“As we navigate these uncharted waters, we ask all of our citizens to help do their part in mitigating the spread of COVID-19,” said Mayor Nic Hunter. “We are no stranger to challenging times in Southwest Louisiana, and we will make our way through this storm. Although we do not currently have any cases in the area, we owe it to our neighbors across the state to do the right thing.” 

The City will continuously re-evaluate this status and provide regular updates as they occur. 

For current information on the status of City of Lake Charles services, visit www.cityoflakecharles.com.

For the most accurate and up-to-date information regarding COVID-19, dial 211, text the keyword LACOVID to 898-211 or visit www.la211help.org. Visit www.CDC.gov for proper handwashing and other preventative guidelines.


Friday, March 13, 2020

In accordance with federal, state and local emergency declarations to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the City of Lake Charles provides this update regarding City operations.

With few exceptions, all City services, including public safety, transit, and garbage and trash collection, remain in operation as usual. City Hall will remain open with normal business hours, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

Beginning Monday, March 16, City recreation centers and 1911 Historic City Hall will be closed to the public. Central School and the Transit Center will remain open for regularly scheduled business activities of tenants, but non-regular/special events will be suspended.

The City will continuously re-evaluate this status and provide regular updates as they occur.

For current information on the status of City of Lake Charles services, visit www.cityoflakecharles.com

For the most accurate and up-to-date information regarding COVID-19, dial 211, text the keyword LACOVID to 898-211 or visit www.la211help.org. Visit www.CDC.gov for proper handwashing and other preventative guidelines.