Press Releases

LAFITTE LIBRARY CLOSED SATURDAY, APRIL 30

The Lafitte Library will be closed Saturday, April 30, 2022.

JEFFERSON PARISH TO HOLD HURRICANE PREP PRESS CONFERENCE ON MONDAY, MAY 2, 2022 AT THE EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER

Jefferson Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng will join other Parish officials and partners for a press conference on Monday, May 2, 2022 ahead of the start of the 2022 Hurricane Season and to kick off National Hurricane Preparedness Week.

JEFFERSON PARISH HOSTS EMERGENCY RENTAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM OUTREACH EVENT

The Jefferson Parish Department of Community Development (JPDCD) will be hosting an Emergency Rental Assistance Program (JP ERAP) outreach event on Saturday, Apr. 23, 2022 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Johnny Jacobs Playground (5851 5th Ave., Marrero, LA 70072).

TERRYTOWN PLAYGROUND PARKING LOT CLOSURE

The Terrytown Playground parking lot will be closed due to sealing and restriping from Tuesday, April 21 - Thursday, April 28, 2022, weather permitting.

BOIL WATER ADVISORY LIFTED FOR LOWER LAFITTE

The Jefferson Parish Water Department, in conjunction with the Louisiana Department of Health, is lifting the Boil Water Advisory on Thursday, April 21, 2022 for the area in Lower Lafitte on Jean Lafitte Boulevard located South of Shipyard Street based on the analysis of the bacteriological samples collected within the distribution system on Wednesday, April 20, 2022.

JEFFERSON PARISH ISSUES BOIL WATER ADVISORY FOR LOWER LAFITTE

The Jefferson Parish Water Department, in conjunction with the Louisiana Department of Health, is issuing a Boil Water Advisory for areas of Lower Lafitte on Jean Lafitte Boulevard located South of Shipyard Street on the West Bank of Jefferson Parish due to low pressure in the distribution system caused by a contractor boring a gas line that damaged the water main.

JEFFERSON PARISH, IN CONJUNCTION WITH LONE STAR AUCTIONEERING COMPANY, HOSTS ONLINE SURPLUS PROPERTY AUCTION

Jefferson Parish, in conjunction with Lone Star Auctioneering Company, is hosting another Jefferson Parish online surplus property auction now until Monday, May 2, 2022.

ALARIO CENTER COVID-19 TESTING/VACCINATION SITE WILL MOVE TO HAROLD MCDONALD SR. PARK DUE TO ZURICH CLASSIC

The Alario Center COVID-19 testing/vaccination site will be moved to the Harold McDonald Sr. Park (900 Drake Ave., Westwego, LA 70094) on Wednesday, Apr. 20, 2022 due to the Zurich Classic of New Orleans.

JEFFERSON PARISH ANNOUNCES FIRST EVER LOW-INCOME HOUSEHOLD WATER ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

The Jefferson Parish Community Action Programs (JeffCAP) is pleased to announce the opening of Jefferson Parish’s first ever Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP).

LAFRENIERE DOG PARKS CLOSED FOR RENOVATIONS STARTING MONDAY, APRIL 18

The Lafreniere Dog Parks will be closed starting on Monday April 18, 2022 for drainage and lighting improvements.