Shelters http://redriverradio.org en Hurricane Isaac information http://redriverradio.org/post/tropical-storm-isaac-information <p><strong>***LSU Shreveport will be closed Thursday, August 30 and Friday, August 31. The University will re-open after the Labor Day holiday on Tuesday, September 4, 2012.&nbsp; Check with <a href="http://www.lsus.edu/" target="_blank">www.lsus.edu</a> for updates.&nbsp;&nbsp; </strong><strong>Due to the closure of the university, several university deadlines have been extended.</strong><br>· The Last Day for 60% refund will be extended to September 5.<br>· The Census Date and the Last Day to Drop or Resign without a W has been extended to September 11.<br>· The Last Day for 40% refund will be extended to September 17.<br><br><strong>•&nbsp; Caddo Parish Schools to close Thursday and Friday<br>•&nbsp; Bossier Parish Schools closed Thursday.&nbsp;&nbsp; (Friday TBA)<br>•&nbsp; Bienville, Webster, Desoto, Lincoln Parish schools closed Thursday<br>•&nbsp; Northwestern State University closed through Friday.<br>•&nbsp; BPCC closed Thursday and Friday<br>•&nbsp; Food Bank of Central Louisiana closed Thursday</strong><br><br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>ISAAC UPDATE<br>7:00 AM CDT Fri Aug 31 </strong><br><strong>Location: 15.2°N 47.8°W&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Moving: WNW at 16 mph<br>Min pressure: 999 mb&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Max sustained: 65 mph</strong></p><p>• Two shelters are open in Shreveport for critical transportation needs with a total of 3,900 beds, including LSUS. Others are being prepared.<br>• There is a shelter open in Bastrop with 1,600 beds.<br>• There will be 13 Red Cross shelters with a total of 5,306 slots opening today.<br>• Residents can call 211 or their parish Emergency Operations Center the for latest shelter information.<br><br><strong>Additional information can be found at this link:&nbsp; <a href="http://www.redriverradio.org/hurricane-emergency-information">http://www.redriverradio.org/hurricane-emergency-information.</a></strong> Fri, 31 Aug 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Kermit Poling 16306 at http://redriverradio.org