City, Parish Unite To Help Evacuees - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

City, Parish Unite To Help Evacuees

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ALEXANDRIA, La. - West Monroe and Plaquemines Parish have signed a new partnership to provide shelter to evacuees in the event of a major hurricane.

The city's mayor, Dave Norris, and Plaquemines Parish President Billy Nungesser were on hand to sign off on the "Memorandum of Understanding."

West Monroe will house 250 evacuees at the West Monroe sports complex. 

This partnership between Plaquemines Parish and West Monroe will last through 2015. 

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