The United States Postal Service is suspending retail and delivery services to some parts of south Louisiana due to the mandatory evacuation ahead of Hurricane Laura.

"We apologize for any inconvenience customers may experience, but the safety of both customers and employees comes first," a statement from the USPS said.

Effective immediately, the following post offices are closed until further notice.

  • Lafitte Post Office. 2630 Jean Lafitte Blvd., Lafitte, LA, 70067
  • Grand Isle Post Office 3393 Highway 1, Grand Isle, LA, 70358
  • Braithwaite Post Office, 2729 English Turn Rd, Braithwaite, LA, 70040
  • Buras Post Office, 37823 Highway 23, Buras, LA, 70041
  • Port Sulphur Post Office, 26852 Highway 23 Ste. A, Port Sulphur, LA, 70083
  • Montegut Post Office, 1225 Highway 55, Montegut, LA, 70377
  • Barataria Post Office, 4164 Privateer Blvd, Barataria, LA, 70036
  • Lake Charles, 921 Moss Street, Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Drew Station, 5000 Lake Street, Lake Charles, LA 70605
  • Moss Bluff Station, 172 Telephone Road, Lake Charles, LA 70611
  • Eastside Station, 950 Main Street, Lake Charles, LA 70615
  • Perry Post Office, 11118 Hare Street, Perry, LA 70575
  • Starks Post Office, 106 Big Woods Road, Starks, LA 70661
  • Westlake Post Office, 1504 Guillory Street, Westlake, LA 70669
  • Vinton Post Office, 1354 Horridge Street, Vinton, LA. 70668
  • Bell City Post Office, 7206 B Street, Bell City, LA 70630
  • Sulphur Post Office, 800 S. Post Oak Road, Sulphur, LA 70663
  • Iowa Post Office, 218 S. Thomson Avenue, Iowa, LA. 70647
  • Erath Post Office, 115 W. Edward Street, Erath, LA 70533
  • Dequincy Post Office, 215 College Street, Dequincy, LA 70633
  • Hayes Post Office, 7760 E. Highway 14, Hayes, LA. 70646
  • Avery Island Post Office, 100 Main Road, Avery Island, LA. 70513
  • Delcambre Post Office, 106 W. Highway 14, Delcambre, LA. 70528

Updates will be provided as soon as they're available. Customers can check the following site for more information: https://about.usps.com/newsroom/service-alerts/