Envision Jefferson 2040
The parish's comprehensive plan - Envision Jefferson 2040 - guides decisions regarding growth and development and provides the framework for defining the future of unincorporated Jefferson Parish. The Parish Council adopted Envision Jefferson 2040 on November 6, 2019 (Ordinance No. 25891) and it became effective December 6, 2019.
Envision Jefferson 2040 is an update to the parish's first comprehensive plan - Envision Jefferson 2020 - which the Parish Council adopted on August 6, 2003 (Ordinance No. 21939). For more information about the update process, click here.
Components of the Comprehensive Plan
- Envision Jefferson 2040
- Official Future Land Use Map (FLUM)
- Chapter 25 Planning and Development, Article VI Comprehensive Plan*
Natural Hazards & Resources Element
Economic Development Element
Select Completed Implementation Tasks
- Revision of Subdivision Regulations/Development of Unified Development Code structure
- David Drive Corridor Plan
- Harvey Canal Corridor Plan
For additional information, contact the Jefferson Parish Planning Department.
*The Code of Ordinances hosted on the Municode website may not reflect the most current legislation adopted by the Jefferson Parish Council. If you are reviewing the Code for proposed development of property, please contact the Planning Department to ensure you have the most up-to-date regulations.