Press Releases

JON GEGENHEIMER DISCUSSES THE CANON CODE, HIS NEW BOOK ABOUT THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD

Jon Gegenheimer, a New Orleans native, litigation lawyer, and Clerk of Court for Jefferson Parish, will discuss his latest book, The Canon Code, at 12 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 19, via video conference online.

FEMA AT OLD METAIRIE LIBRARY TO ASSIST JEFFERSON PARISH RESIDENTS

Jefferson Parish residents who need help applying for available assistance from FEMA are invited to the Jefferson Parish Old Metairie Library (2350 Metairie Rd.) today, September 22, 2021 from 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

JEFFERSON PARISH PARKS AND RECREATION (JPRD) POST HURRICANE IDA RE-OPENING PLAN

Jefferson Parish Parks and Recreation (JPRD) has many updates post Hurricane Ida.

RVS ALLOWED ON RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES DUE TO HURRICANE IDA

Until further notice, the Jefferson Parish Council has waived the zoning restrictions relative to the placement of recreational vehicles (RVs) in areas zoned residential.

WATER SUPPLIED TO GRAND ISLE MAY ONLY BE USED FOR NON-POTABLE PURPOSES

Due to Hurricane Ida, the Grand Isle water system sustained significant damage.

JEFFERSON PARISH RESIDENTS REMINDED TO OBTAIN A PERMIT BEFORE REPAIRING, REBUILDING OR DEMOLISHING A STRUCTURE

JEFFERSON, LA – Jefferson Parish residents are reminded to obtain the proper permit before repairing, rebuilding or demolishing a structure.

JEFFERSON PARISH APPROVED FOR DSNAP DUE TO IDA

The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) received federal approval to begin Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (DSNAP) operations to provide additional food aid to families impacted by Hurricane Ida.

JEFFERSON PARISH MONITORS TROPICAL STORM NICHOLAS

JEFFERSON, LA – The Jefferson Parish Administration, along with the Emergency Management and Public Works Departments, continue to closely monitor the weather and are ready to respond accordingly.

JEFFERSON PARISH TRANSIT RUNS SATURDAY-LEVEL SERVICE

Jefferson Parish Transit will be running Saturday Level services (7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.) every day until Saturday, September 18, 2021.

UPDATE ON JEFFERSON PARISH LIBRARIES

All Jefferson Parish Library locations are open today at normal operating hours except the following:

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