60 Years

The Greater Lafourche Port Commission is celebrating 60 years in 2020. Check out the first State of the Port quarterly newsletter here, including features on port people and projects.

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Port Fourchon Development

Find Port Fourchon’s history, port facts, maps, properties available for lease, and more.

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South Lafourche Airport Aerial Photo

South Lafourche Airport

The South Lafourche Leonard Miller, Jr. Airport is often referred to by its call letters GAO, which identify the airport’s location in Galliano, Louisiana.

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Port Fourchon

Find the latest Port Commission news & events here, including latest updates and press releases.

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Airport/Pilot Information

Find the South Lafourche Airport’s latest fuel prices, airport FBO services, driving directions, and more.

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Our Story


GLPC Partners with Corps of Engineers for Emergency Belle Pass Dredge Project (11/24/2020) - (CUT OFF, LA) – With navigation through Belle Pass compromised due to siltation, the Greater Lafourche Port Commission (GLPC) has taken the proactive step to contribute funds to the Corps of Engineers to procure a dredge contract to bring portions of Belle Pass back to their appropriate depth. This work, being performed by Crosby Dredging… ....
Johnny Ordonne Sworn in As Seat B Commissioner (8/12/2020) - (CUT OFF, LA) – Newly elected Port Commissioner Johnny Ordonne was sworn into office by Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry at a formal ceremony today, August 12, 2020, officially taking his place at Seat B during the Greater Lafourche Port Commission’s monthly board meeting. Voters of the 10th Ward of Lafourche Parish elected Mr. Ordonne… ....
Grow Louisiana Coalition Partners with GLPC to Showcase How Industry and Environment Thrive in Port Fourchon (8/7/2020) - (CUT OFF, LA) – In February, representatives from the Grow Louisiana Coalition approached the Greater Lafourche Port Commission about filming a short video highlighting Port Fourchon. After being brought on an extensive tour of the port, many ideas and footage were exchanged that culminated in a minute-plus video detailing the importance of Fourchon as not… ....
GLPC Joins Partners in Applauding Announcement of $135 Million Award to Finish Elevating LA 1 (6/19/2020) - (CUT OFF, LA) – What long felt like a dream has now come true with the announcement that the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has awarded a $135 million federal INFRA grant to the LA 1 Improvement Project. The project's approval, which was made official on Monday (June 15th), will add the final 8.3 miles… ....