Cynthia Lee Sheng

Coronavirus
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Chris Miller
July 07, 2020 - 2:03 pm
The increase in COVID-19 hospitalizations back to mid-May levels in Louisiana isn't threatening to strain capacity, but it is concerning to local leaders.
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Cynthia Lee Sheng
Chris Miller
June 29, 2020 - 4:58 pm
Jefferson Parish president Cynthia Lee Sheng says she does not like the rising COVID-19 cases she’s seeing in Jefferson -- and she’s instituting mandatory masks for people when they are doing business.
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Cynthia Lee Sheng
Chris Miller
May 12, 2020 - 7:24 pm
Jefferson Parish government and businesses will open up under the phase one guidelines as recommended by the Louisiana Governor's office starting this Friday. Leaders urge people to proceed with caution.
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regional leaders
Chris Miller
May 02, 2020 - 5:34 pm
New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell, Jefferson Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng, St. Bernard Parish President Guy McInnis, and Plaquemines Parish President Kirk Lepine today sent a letter expressing support for Gov. John Bel Edwards' decision to extend the stay at home order to combat the...
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French Quarter
Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
April 29, 2020 - 6:15 am
Small businesses are facing existential threats as a result of the coronavirus.
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Cynthia Lee Sheng
Chris Miller
April 16, 2020 - 5:22 pm
Jefferson Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng says she has no plans right now to extend the stay-at-home order
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Newell Normand
April 06, 2020 - 3:37 pm
Newell invited Jefferson Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng onto the program Monday morning to give an update as to conditions there amid the deepening coronavirus pandemic. As of this writing, Jefferson is home to more than 3,500 cases of COVID-19 with 121 deaths.
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Convention Center
Chris Miller
March 28, 2020 - 3:30 pm
Convention Center "surge hospital" to help metro area hospitals
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Cynthia Lee Sheng
Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
March 27, 2020 - 1:11 pm
Things are going to get worse before they get better in Jefferson Parish, according to Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng. She says people must continue to self isolate.
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Jefferson Parish Coronavirus
Chris Miller
March 13, 2020 - 5:31 pm
An update on coronavirus COVID-19 from Jefferson Parish
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