August 26, 2012 - In anticipation of impact from Tropical Storm Isaac, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu has declared a State of Emergency for New Orleans, in order to help all citizens and City officials prepare.
*311 will be open 24/7 beginning at 8am on Monday, August 27, 2012. Do not use 911 for non-life threatening emergencies. Call 311 for any non-life threatening emergencies, as well as to register for City-Assisted Evacuation. Call 911 only for life-threatening emergencies.
*Sanitation services will pick up trash on Monday but will not pick up Tuesday or Wednesday. City officials ask citizens to secure their trash bins by Monday night.
Helpful links to get informed, prepared and ready for Tropical Storm Isaac:
* NOLA Ready
* WVUE - FOX 8's Live Stream of Isaac Coverage
* WVUE - FOX 8’s 2012 Hurricane Guide
* NOLA.com’s Animated Hurricane Evacuation Routes and Contraflow Map