Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness - State of LouisianaSince 1990, the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security & Emgergency Preparedness has coordinated several hundred State Disaster Declarations authorized under the Governor's signature. The GOHSEP staff is poised and ready to serve the people of Louisiana at a moment’s notice.
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2014
First Responders Armed with Improved Communication Assets as Hurricane Season Looms
La. Fuel Team making ready for start of 2014 Hurricane Season
GOHSEP urges everyone to GET A GAME PLAN
GOHSEP monitoring severe weather conditions
2014 National Flood Safety Awareness Week
Governor Jindal Declares Severe Weather Awareness Week
UPDATED: State Offices to Close Thursday, February 13 in 18 Louisiana Parishes
PROCLAMATION NO. 17 BJ 2014: STATE OF EMERGENCY – FEBRUARY 10, 2014 WINTER WEATHER
Governor Bobby Jindal Declares a State of Emergency in Advance of Severe Winter Weather
UPDATED: State Offices to Close Thursday, January 30 in 23 Louisiana Parishes
Gov. Jindal Declares State of Emergency Due to Snow Storm, Urges Louisianians to Get a Game Plan
EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT PROCLAMATION NO. 9 BJ 2014
Update: State Offices to Close Friday, January 24 in 38 Louisiana Parishes
Governor Jindal Declares Emergency for Propane and Fuel Delivery
2013
GOHSEP distributing radios University police
Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank - Holiday Food Drive
Tropical Storm Update: STATE CONTINUES TO MONITOR TROPICAL STORM KAREN
Governor Jindal Urges Louisianians to Get A Game Plan for Tropical Storm Karen, Holds Unified Command Group Meeting
GOHSEP MONITORING TROPICAL STORM KAREN
National Preparedness Month
Road Home Program to Hold Outreach Events to Reach Grant Recipients
One Year after Hurricane Isaac, DHH Reminds Residents Affected by the Storm that Counseling Services Still Available through Louisiana Spirit
Louisiana Department of Natural Resources Secretary Stephen Chustz Provides Update on Bayou Corne Response
THE LEPA/GOHSEP ANNUAL WORKSHOP SCHEDULED IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE 2013 GULF STATES HURRICANE CONFERENCE
More Important Information Regarding DEBRIS: Guidance for Debris Management Plan (DMP) Updates and New Plan Development is Now Available
Important information regarding DEBRIS removal
St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Community Recovery Strategy
GOHSEP DIRECTOR KEVIN DAVIS- Letter to the Editor
GOHSEP Workshops to Help Local Governments with Federal Grant Process
Update: Tropical Storm DORIAN.
BSEE Responds to Well Control Event at South Timbalier Block 220, 55 miles offshore Louisiana.
FEMA asking public to comment on preliminary Jefferson Parish floodmaps.
LA Plant Explosion- Latest updates
THE LEPA/GOHSEP ANNUAL WORKSHOP SCHEDULED IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE 2013 GULF STATES HURRICANE CONFERENCE
LA Plant Explosion- Latest updates
THE LEPA/GOHSEP ANNUAL WORKSHOP SCHEDULED IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE 2013 GULF STATES HURRICANE CONFERENCE
La. Fuel Team and state agencies coordinating efforts for 2013 Hurricane Season
Readiness Message from DOTD
GOHSEP Announces $58 Million in New Hazard Mitigation Funds Allocated to Parishes Related to Hurricane Isaac
New FM Radio Based Emergency Notification System Available in Louisiana
State Agencies Host Exercise to Measure Louisiana’s Preparedness for Large Scale Disasters
Governor Jindal Proclaims ‘Severe Weather Awareness Week in Louisiana
Proclamation
Federal Government Grants Portion of Louisiana's Request for Assistance Following January Severe Rain, Flooding
GOHSEP Reaccredited by National Program for State Emergency Management Agencies
2012
As Hurricane Season Ends, GOHSEP Encourages Families to Keep Focused on Preparedness for All Hazards
Louisiana Emergency Managers Deploying to Assist New York, New Jersey Following Hurricane Sandy
GOHSEP Deploying Emergency Management Teams to New York, New Jersey to Assist with Response to Hurricane Sandy
GOHSEP Assisting Maryland, Pennsylvania in Responding to Hurricane Sandy
FEMA Approves Louisiana's Request to Extend Registration Deadline for Hurricane Isaac Aid
Hurricane Isaac Damaged almost 59,000 Residences in Louisiana
FEMA Approves Individual Assistance for Three Additional Louisiana Parishes Impacted by Hurricane Isaac
GOHSEP Presentation to Select Committee on Hurricane Recovery
GOHSEP Recovery briefing
2011
Proclamation: Governor Jindal Declares State of Emergency for Severe Weather
GOHSEP and Louisiana Economic Development Receive National Recognition
Proclamation: Governor Jindal Declares State of Emergency for Continuing Damages to I-20 Bridge
State Agencies Assist Local Governments In Storm Response, Continue to Monitor Weather Conditions
Proclamation: Governor Jindal Declares State of Emergency for Severe Weather in South Louisiana
Proclamation: Governor Jindal Declares Severe Weather Awareness Week
Governor Jindal Declares State of Emergency for Winter Storm Conditions, GOHSEP Activates Crisis Action Team
State is Prepared for Wintry Conditions
Arctic Blast To Impact Louisiana
2010
State of Louisiana Recognized for Public-Private Partnership
GOHSEP Disaster Recovery Division to host Private Non-Profit (PNP) briefings
GOHSEP Announces Mid-Year Reductions
The Louisiana Business Emergency Operations Center (LA BEOC) Louisiana Business Emergency Operations Center (LA BEOC)
LED - Public, Private, & Academic Partners Launch LA BEOC
Louisiana to Assist in Tennessee Disaster
Deepwater Horizon Response Leaders Address NPLI
GOHSEP Director Appointed to National Advisory Council
2010 Louisiana Hurricane Season Starts
Governor Jindal Proclaims Hurricane Preparedness Week
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Get A Game Plan Activity Book
Louisiana to assist in Maryland Disaster
Homeland Security Office sending Support to Haiti
Severe Weather Awareness Week
State Prepares for Winter Weather Conditions
January Newsletter 2010
Haiti Donations
GOHSEP Highlights Streamlining Efforts
2009
Areas Affected by Cold Weather Assistance
Virtual Louisiana Historical Imagery
Emergency for Severe Cold Weather
October Weather Events
State Prepares for Winter Weather
Aftermath of Ida
Response Agencies Prepare for Storm Threat Ida
Tracking Tropical Strom Ida
Gov Declares Emergency following Severe Weather
State Provides Assistance for Possible Severe Weather
Hurricane Recovery Leader Dies
July 2009 GOHSEP Newsletter
2009 Louisiana Public Assistance Administrative Plan is now available
July 2009 GOHSEP Newsletter
April 2009 GOHSEP Newsletter
January 2009 GOHSEP Newsletter - January 22, 2009
Louisiana After-Action Report & Improvement Plan For Hurricanes Gustav & Ike - January 2009
2008
Gustav Public Assistance Applicants Briefing - September 19, 2008
June 2008 Citizens Corps  Newsletter - Volume 1, Issue 2
GOHSEP Slides for the Jefferson Parish'sHurricane Awareness Week Presentation - May 30, 2008
Executive Proclamation BJ 2008- 22 - Declaration of State of Emergency-Severe Weather Event - May 15, 2008
February 2008 Louisiana Citizens Corps Newsletter - March 11, 2008
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