In the event of an
emergency, the City of Franklin wants to
keep you up to date with the latest
information on road closures, contra-flow
maps and weather information. We
hope this information will be helpful to you
and your family should you need arise to
evacuate your area.
The 2015 Hurricane
Sales Tax Holiday will be Saturday, May 30 and Sunday,
May 31. For these two days,
several hurricane preparedness items can be
purchased tax free. If retailers need
additional information, please visit the
Louisiana Department of Revenue.
Emergency Operations Center, or LABEOC, an annex to
the State Emergency Operations Center is now activated
to prepare for Mississippi River flooding and related
LSU Ag Center has
the link to online flood insurance maps, offering
explanations on how to interpret flood maps for areas
potentially affected by Mississippi River flooding.