News Flash

Posted on: January 16, 2020

Meraux Foundation Recognized with the 2020 Friend of Tourism Award

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The work and presence of the Meraux Foundation in St. Bernard Parish can only be described as a great good for our community. Rita Gue and the Meraux Foundation have received national and international recognition for their work to improve St. Bernard Par...

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St. Bernard Parish News
Posted on: January 14, 2020

Parish Officials Sworn Into Office for the 2020-2024 Term

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St. Bernard Parish President Guy McInnis and the St. Bernard Parish Council were officially sworn into office.

St. Bernard Parish News
Posted on: December 19, 2019

St. Bernard Parish Government kicks off the Road Home Lot Planting Program

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The program kicked off this morning with a tree planting at 3109 Volpe Drive in Chalmette. An additional 95 trees will be planted on 34 empty road home lots in Arabi, Chalmette and Meraux. The trees will beautify neighborhoods, absorb storm waters, provid...

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St. Bernard Parish News
Posted on: December 18, 2019

St. Bernard Water & Sewer Chemical Lab receives LDH Certification

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All testing is now centralized in one location. When a Boil Water Advisory (BWA) is issued due to a water main interruption, the Water Division is able to process the samples faster, including weekends and holidays to keep the public from being unduly bur...

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St. Bernard Parish News
Posted on: December 12, 2019

St. Bernard Parish President Guy McInnis Chair of RPC

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As Chairman of RPC, President McInnis was responsible for running all board meetings and signing contracts. He also served as Chair of the transportation policy committee which guides the decisions of RPC. RPC’s officers are elected yearly with ...

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St. Bernard Parish News
Posted on: December 12, 2019

Bluebird Park Universal Playground in Chalmette

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Bluebird Park, located at 24 E. Chalmette Circle, emphasizes special needs facilities and a universal playground design that the entire family can enjoy together. It also features 34 different accessible play unit components including a sensory play cente...

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St. Bernard Parish News
Posted on: December 5, 2019

St. Bernard Parish Government Awarded $35 Million Dollars for Coastal Project

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The project, which will create over 300 acres of marsh and several miles of marsh terracing immediately east of Delacroix, was voted #1 in the state by the committee of state and federal agencies. 

Today’s vote marks the third largescale CWPPRA pr...

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St. Bernard Parish News
Posted on: November 22, 2019

Cook-off for the Coast proceeds benefit local coastal projects

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The Wild Game Edition is held annually in partnership with St. Bernard Parish Government Coastal Division, the Meraux Foundation, St. Bernard Parish Tourist Commission, Restore the Mississippi River Delta and Vanishing Paradise the Cook-Off for the Coast....

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St. Bernard Parish News