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Hurricane Katrina #34 -- Developmental Centers to Reopen

Tuesday, September 6, 2005  |  Contact: Media & Communications: Phone: 225.342.1532, E-mail:


Baton Rouge – Peltier-Lawless Developmental Center, along with the Department of Health and Hospitals—Office for Citizens with Developmental Disabilities' Regional Office in Lafourche Parish, will reopen Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005.  All employees are expected to return to work. 


For more information on the recovery efforts following Hurricane Katrina,