Christmas tree pickup in unincorporated Jefferson Parish and Kenner begins this week

MEDIA RELEASE Christmas trees will be collected curbside throughout unincorporated Jefferson Parish, Gretna, Harahan, Lafitte and Westwego on January 8, 9, and 10, 2015. In Kenner, trees will be collected on January 7, 8 and 9, 2015. Garbage trucks will make one pass through each neighborhood to collect trees. Residents of unincorporated Jefferson Parish, Lafitte, […]

Jefferson Parish 2014 parade schedule

Mardi Gras parade schedule covers February 16 – March 4.

Old Metairie Oak Tree Vandalized, Replaced; Couple Maintains Innocence

Media Release: Jefferson Parish 2013 Mardi Gras Schedule

NEWS RELEASE JEFFERSON PARISH, LOUISIANA January 8, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2013 CARNIVAL IN JEFFERSON PARISH Carnival season in Jefferson Parish spans four weekends of family fun, excitement, and parades! We encourage all citizens and visitors to visit Jefferson Parish to take in more than a dozen parades on the schedule. Due to Super Bowl […]

Lost and Found

I’ve been helping my parents get settled into their new house the past couple of weeks and along the way have rediscovered some long-lost childhood items…including this. I wore that orange sash with pride as I kept the students of St. Angela Merici safe. I was a crossing guard. Don’t be jealous.

Jeff Parish Parade Schedule

Jefferson Parish just tweeted out its 2010 parade schedule. It kicks off with Little Rascals on January 31st and ends on Fat Tuesday (2/16) with the Jefferson Trucks.