Finance



Timothy J. Palmatier, J.D. C.P.A.
Finance Director

J. P. Government Building
200 Derbigny, 4th Floor, Suite 4200
Gretna, LA 70053
Phone: (504) 364-2767
E-mail: JPFinance@jeffparish.net

The Finance Director's Office is responsible for the financial management and planning of the Parish. Duties include establishing and maintaining effective controls over the Parish's financial activities as well as providing accurate and timely financial information to all interested parties. Furthermore, the Finance Director's Office provides direction, coordination and implementation of major financial and administrative policy decisions in the areas of Accounting, Payroll, Budget and Purchasing.

Frequently Asked Questions:

1. What is the Parish's Bond Rating?
Overall AA Rating.

2. Where can I obtain a copy of the Parish's annual audit?
The current year report can be found on the left-hand sidebar or a copy can also be obtained by submitting a request to:

      Accounting Department
      Jefferson Parish General Government Bldg. 
      P.O. Box 9 
      Gretna, Louisiana 70054

3. Where can I obtain a copy of the Operating and Capital Budgets?
The current year operating and capital budgets can be found here  2018 Annual Budget (5.7 MB), or a copy for review can be seen at either the East Bank or West Bank Regional Libraries, or a copy can also be obtained by submitting a request to:

      Budget Department
      Jefferson Parish General Government Bldg. 
      P.O. Box 9 
      Gretna, Louisiana 70054

4. How do I get on the bidder's list?
Jefferson Parish Purchasing Department
(504) 364-2678.