To help everyone in Lafayette Parish be better prepared for hurricanes and tropical storms, Lafayette Utilities System has released its 2012 Hurricane Handbook. The 40-page handbook features a variety of in-depth information, including a directory of important phone numbers, evacuation routes, tips for family members with special needs, a hurricane tracking map, family emergency planning information and a checklist, generator and chainsaw safety, mitigation, and much more.

The free LUS Hurricane Handbook is available:

  • Online at
  • In Wednesday’s (June 6, 2012) edition of The Daily Advertiser.
  • City-Parish Consolidated Government Building, 705 W. University Ave.
  • LUS Fiber/LUS Customer Service Center, 1875 W. Pinhook Rd., Suite B
  • LUS Administrative Building, 1314 Walker Road
  • Lafayette Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness, 800 S. Buchanan St.
  • Lafayette Police Department, 900 E. University Ave.
  • KLFY-TV 10, 1808 Eraste Landry Road
  • All Lafayette Public Library branches
  • Broussard Broussard City Hall, 310 East Main Street
  • Carencro Carencro City Hall, 210 East St. Peter Street
  • Duson Duson Town Hall, 498 Toby Mouton Road
  • Scott Scott City Hall, 420 Lions Club Road
  • Youngsville Youngsville City Hall, 305 Iberia Street