Evacuation Information

Emergency Shelter Information and Checkpoints

Because of the fluid nature of shelter occupancy, citizens are encouraged to obtain information about shelter openings and locations at shelter information points along the evacuation route. Information about shelter evacuation points will be posted on this site as well as on the Department of Children and Family Services, the Louisiana State Police website, or by calling the American Red Cross at toll-free number, (866) GET-INFO or (866) 438-4636.


Shelter information points include:
  • Tallulah
    • TA Truck Stop | Exit 171 - U.S. I-20 and U.S. I-65
  • Bunkie
    • Sammy’s Truck Stop | Exit 53 – I-49/3601 LA 115 W
  • Alexandria
    • Y-Not Stop | 3179 Hwy 71

Evacuation Guides

Louisana Emergency Preparedness Guide
Louisiana Contraflow Maps, Hurricane and Evacuation Related Information

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