The following public meetings have been scheduled to receive comments and recommendations from the public on the Draft FY2016 Annual Plan.
All meetings will begin with an open house at 5:30 p.m., with presentations beginning at 6:00 p.m. Please consider joining us at one of the following:
Monday, February 9
New Orleans Mosquito, Termite, and Rodent Control Board
2100 Leon C. Simon Dr.
New Orleans, La.
Tuesday, February 10
Lake Charles Civic Center
Jean Lafitte Room
900 Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, La.
Wednesday, February 11
Houma Terrebonne Civic Center
346 Civic Center Blvd.
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