St. Bernard Parish Government
  • St. Bernard Parish Housing Office announces availability of low income energy assistance (LIHEAP)

    Residents can begin calling Monday, May 4, 2015  

    Please Read Carefully

    St. Bernard Parish Government Department of Housing and Redevelopment is announcing the availability of funds dedicated to assist St. Bernard Parish residents who are eligible low income households with their energy payments. Applicants will be seen by appointment ONLY. Appointments will be set on a first come first serve basis. Walk-ins will NOT be seen. There are reasonable accommodations for those with disabilities, call our office to request reasonable accommodations. There are limited appointments available. Clients may begin calling 504-278-4468 Option 3; callers must leave a detailed voice mail (full name and call back number) between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. beginning Monday, May 4, 2015 to receive an appointment.

About St. Bernard

  • Government and Resources: St. Bernard Parish is governed by a Parish President (executive branch) and a Council(legislative branch)stbernard1 form of government. The President and Council each serve four year terms. The Council consists of seven councilmembers. Five of the seven councilmembers serve as district councilmembers and two serve at large representing the eastern and western parts of the parish. The Council has regular council meetings twice per month. 

    Parish President (504) 278-4227
    Council Members (504) 278-4217


dave_peralta"St. Bernard Parish Government employees take pride in serving our citizens as Public Service Professionals. We support the Code of Ethics of the American Society for Public Administration."

David E. Peralta
Parish President

Guy McInnis 5-4-12 Guy McInnis
Councilman at Large East

George Cavignac 5-4-12
George Cavignac
Councilman at Large West

Ray Lauga 5-4-12
Ray Lauga
Councilman District A

Nathan Gorbaty 5-4-12
Nathan Gorbaty
Councilman District B

Richie Lewis 5-4-12
Richard J. Lewis
Councilman District C

Casey Hunnicutt 5-4-12
Casey Hunnicutt
Councilman District D

Monty Montelongo 5-4-12
Manuel "Monty" Montelongo
Councilman District E