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Press Release 19 - Gas Bubbles in the Bayou Corne/Grand Bayou Areas - Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Another bubble site was discovered yesterday between sites #3 and #4 in Grand Bayou. The bubbling is small and will be monitored daily as the others are. The sinkhole site is still prohibited; therefore, cleanup in the site is still halted and no recent depth measurements have been taken. The parish has requested Texas Brine to provide a plan for a continuation of the cleanup.

A public meeting will be held to update residents on the sinkhole and drilling operations on:
Friday, August 24, 2012 @ 6:30 p.m.
St. Joseph the Worker Church Hall, Pierre Part LA

If any additional information is available, please contact the Assumption Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness at 985-369-7386.