JEFFERSON PARISH, LOUISIANA
October 4, 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
UPDATE ON JEFFERSON PARISH LIBRARIES
Lafitte and Live Oak Branches to Reopen
JEFFERSON, LA – All Jefferson Parish Library locations are open at normal operating hours except the following:
- Lafitte (4917 City Park Drive, Lafitte, LA 70067) will reopen Monday, October 4, 2021 with limited hours (Monday — Friday from 9 a.m. — 5 p.m.) The regular schedule will resume once street lights in the area have been repaired.
- Live Oak (125 Acadia Drive, Westwego, LA 70094) will reopen Tuesday, October 5, 2021 with normal operating hours.
- Grand Isle (143 Ludwig Lane, Grand Isle, LA 70358) will remain closed until further notice.
Computer access and internet connectivity is available at all open locations. For more information about the Jefferson Parish Library System and to keep up as information changes, visit www.JPlibrary.net or contact the library at (504) 838-1100.
The Jefferson Parish Library system consists of 16 locations that stretch from the Lakeshore Branch on the edge of Lake Pontchartrain to the Grand Isle Branch just steps away from the Gulf of Mexico. The library system consists of two large regional libraries and seven branches on each side of the Mississippi River. The East Bank Regional Library (4747 West Napoleon Avenue, Metairie) serves as library headquarters. The Jefferson Parish Library is the second largest system in the state of Louisiana. More than 200 employees work for the Jefferson Parish Library including librarians, administration and support staff.
For more information about Jefferson Parish, visit www.JeffParish.net. Residents can also receive regular updates by following the Parish on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram (@JeffParishGov) or by texting JPALERT or JPNOTICIAS to 888-777.
Jefferson Parish Public Information Office
1221 Elmwood Park Boulevard, Suite 1002
Jefferson, LA 70123
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Gretchen Hirt Gendron, PIO