The city of New Iberia has issued a city-wide curfew ahead of Hurricane Delta.

The curfew is in effect beginning Thursday, October 8 from 10:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. and Friday, October 9 from 10:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m.

If extended, city officials will notify the public.

During the set curfew times, emergency personnel will be allowed on the roadways. The New Iberia Police Department reminds citizens to stay safe throughout the storm including during the aftermath.

Also of note, the New Iberia Fire Department Rescue services will be limited during the hurricane as a safety precaution.

The non-emergency number for the New Iberia Police Department is (337) 369-2306.