St. Bernard Parish Government
  • IF YOU OWN PROPERTY IN ST. BERNARD PARISH THAT WAS DEMOLISHED AFTER HURRICANE KATRINA

    A RECENT RULING ON A PROPOSED CLASS ACTION MAY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS

    On February 26, 2009, a class action lawsuit was filed in the 34th Judicial District Court for the Parish of St. Bernard, State of Louisiana entitled "Nolan Estopinal, et al. v. St. Bernard Parish Government, et al." The lawsuit bears Case No. 113-313 and is currently pending in Division "D". In this lawsuit, the petitioners assert various claims arising out of the demolition of structures damaged as a result of Hurricane Katrina. The lawsuit sought class action status for the following proposed class of persons:

     

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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." www.aspanet.org




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