(KLFY) — The following is a list of curfews across Acadiana due to the coronavirus outbreak. We will provide updates as they become available.
April 16, 2020, UPDATE: Effective 6 a.m. Friday morning (4/17/20) the curfew in place for Acadia Parish will be lifted.
This decision was made between the parish’s chiefs of police and Acadia Parish Sheriff, K.P. Gibson.
- 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. throughout the parish for minors until further notice.
- Broussard’s curfew from 8 p.m.- 6 a.m. for unaccompanied minors.
Delcambre: April 29, 2020 UPDATE: The town has lifted its curfew.
- May 13 UPDATE: Iberia Parish has a curfew for adults and minors from 10 p.m. – 5 a.m.
- Jeanerette May 14, 2020, UPDATE: Curfew from 10 p.m. -6 p.m. for adults and minors (8 p.m. to 6 a.m.) extended until May to June 1.
Jeff Davis Parish
- April 30, 2020 UPDATE: Effective at 5 a.m., Friday morning May 1, 2020, the parish wide curfew will be lifted. The Governor’s proclamation on this public health emergency is still in place. Please continue to follow the mitigation procedures in place to help control the spread of the COVID-19 disease.
St. Martin Parish
Parish Wide: The curfew is in place beginning April 1st from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. for all of the parish, including some of the municipalities within the parish.
Those municipalities include: Breaux Bridge, Henderson, Cecilia, Parks and St. Martinville.
April 28, 2020, UPDATE: Sheriff Mike Couvillon will be lifting the curfew that applies to the rural areas of Vermilion Parish effective May 1, 2020. The VPSO reiterates that citizens should check with their local municipalities and confirm whether or not curfews will remain in effect after May 1 within the different city limits of Vermilion parish and to not confuse municipal curfews with the Sheriff’s curfew:
- Abbeville: April 29, 2020 UPDATE: The city of Abbeville will be lifting the mandated curfew due to the Covid-19 pandemic on May 1, 2020. This will be in conjunction with other law enforcement agencies within Vermilion Parish. A juvenile curfew will still remain in effect from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for all unaccompanied minors. All minors must be accompanied by a guardian or a responsible adult. This curfew will be strictly enforced. Minors going and from work will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Parents will be held responsible if their minors do not obey the curfew.
- Gueydan: 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. for minors until further notice
- Kaplan: April 30, 2020 UPDATE: Effective May 1, 2020, the curfew for the city of Kaplan will be lifted. Will would still like to encourage everyone about the stay at home order issued by the Governor.
- Maurice: April 29, 2020, UPDATE: The village of Maurice will lift its curfew on May 1, 2020. All citizens are encouraged to limit their activities to abide by the governor’s “Stay At Home” order.
St. Landry Parish
MAY 15, 3030 UPDATE: The St. Landry Parish nightly curfew expired Friday, May 15. at 6 a.m.
The parish-wide curfew was put in place in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in conjunction with the governor’s Stay at Home Order that has also expired.
The parish government will begin reopening face-to-face operations in many of its offices next week. Mask will be required on entry into parish buildings, and temperature checks will be conducted.
Parish buildings will still enforce limited access and strict social distancing standards as part of the state’s Phase 1 reopening.
MAY 15, 3030 UPDATE: City of Opelousas has a citywide curfew for all individuals from 12 a.m. until 5 a.m. until Friday, May 29.
Ville Platte: City wide curfew: 9 p.m.- 6 a.m. for adults and 8 p.m.- 6 a.m. for minors.