The Department of Health Region 5 Office of Public Health has updated the listing of locations where citizens can pick up no-cost rat poison in Cameron Parish.  An overabundance of rats and human contact with rats can cause health problems, problems with contamination and damage to property.

The Cameron Parish Police Jury purchases the poison, which is then ordered and distributed to various pick up sites by Cameron Parish Health Unit staff.

Distribution sites are listed below:

Bayou Convenience Store
6328 Gulf Beach Highway
Cameron, LA 70631(Johnson Bayou)

Cameron Water Works
125 Carter Road
Cameron, LA 70631

Chesson's Grocery
1005 Highway 27
Sweet Lake, LA 70630

 Hackberry Water Works
973 Main Street
Hackberry, LA 70645

Kelley's Mart
3261 Grand Chenier Highway
Grand Chenier, LA 70643

Savoie's Lumber Company
153 East Creole
Creole, LA 70632