(WAFB) - Ascension and Livingston Parishes will open all of their waterways to recreational and commercial boat traffic at midnight Saturday, September 10.
Parish President Kenny Matassa made the announcement Friday morning.
"We are asking the public to be cautious and mindful of wake areas," Matassa said.
He added the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will be patrolling waterways. Boaters are asked to remain mindful that the Cypress Point area should be treat as a "No Wake Zone."