St. Bernard Parish Government shall be a model of excellence in local government; a safe, well-planned community with equal opportunity for all.


In partnership with our community, the mission of St. Bernard Parish Government is to protect and enhance the quality of life by providing a high level of service in an efficient and responsive manner for all citizens.

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  1. Donuts with Santa (3)

    St. Bernard Leisure Program to host Donuts with Santa on Saturday, December 21st

    St. Bernard Leisure Program invites you to attend Donuts with Santa on Saturday, December 21, 2019. Read on...
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    LIHEAP Assistance Funds

    Applicants must call 1-888-332-2721 for an appointment Read on...
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    St. Bernard Parish Government Awarded $35 Million Dollars for Coastal Project

    The Coastal Wetlands Planning, Protection and Restoration (CWPPRA) Technical Committee approved Phase 1 (engineering/design) funding for the North Delacroix Marsh Creation and Terracing project (estimated total cost of $35.5 million). Read on...
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    Cook-off for the Coast proceeds benefit local coastal projects

    Proceeds from the Annual Cook-off for the Coast held in February of this year raised a total of $9,980.00. Read on...
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    St. Bernard Fire Officer Completes the US National Fire Academy

    Assistant Fire Chief Earl Borden has successfully completed the Executive Fire Officer (EFO) program. The EFO Program is a four year program designed to provide senior fire officers with a broad perspective on various facts of fire administration. Read on...
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    St. Bernard Water and Sewer to Launch Online Payment Portal November 1, 2019

    St. Bernard Parish Water & Sewer Division is excited to announce that our new online payment portal will launch on November 1, 2019. Read on...
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    Philippine Honorary Consul Robert G. Romero meets St. Bernard Parish President Guy McInnis

    The Honorable Robert G. Romero, Honorary Consul General of the Philippine Republic in Louisiana met with Parish President Guy S. Mc Innis. Read on...
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    Vacancy on the St. Bernard Parish Planning Commission

    St. Bernard Parish Government is accepting applications to fill a vacancy on the St. Bernard Parish Planning Commission (District C). This is a voluntary position. Read on...
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    Commerce Department Issues Fishery Disaster Declaration Due to Mississippi River Floodwaters

    Parish Officials Seeking Federal Assistance for St. Bernard Oyster Farmers, Commercial Fishermen, Crabbers Impacted by Unprecedented Mississippi River Spillway Openings Read on...
  10. Paul Park

    St. Bernard Parish Officials Break Ground on Paul Park Playground

    Parish officials broke ground today on the new Paul Park located at 2313 Paul Drive (corner Paul Drive and Claiborne Avenue) in Meraux, Louisiana. Read on...
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    Volleyball Season comes to an end

    St. Bernard Parish Recreation Department wrapped up the Volleyball Season with championship games this past week. Read on...
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    Local Firemen assist with Hurricane Dorian Recovery

    Several St. Bernard Firefighters have been deployed to assist with Hurricane Dorian recovery efforts. Read on...
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    Parish Officials Celebrate the Completion of Canal Crossing

    St. Bernard Parish Government Officials celebrated the completion of Maureen Lane canal crossing. Read on...
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    Fire Hydrant and Greasing Project Complete

    St. Bernard Parish Government would like to inform our citizens that it has completed painting and greasing all Parish fire hydrants. Read on...
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    Kennedy Co-Sponsors Legislation to Assist Fishermen

    Director of Coastal Division and Fisheries Taskforce Chairman attend meetings in D.C. Read on...
  16. Blue Bird Park Ribbon Cutting (7)

    St. Bernard Parish Officials Celebrate The Grand Opening of Blue Bird Park

    St. Bernard Parish Government Officials recently celebrated the grand opening of Blue Bird Park Playground in Chalmette Vista Subdivision. Read on...
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    Disaster Assistance Legislation Introduced For Local Fishermen

    Mississippi U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith and Louisiana U.S. Senator John Kennedy introduced legislation to create a disaster assistance program for commercial fishing and aquaculture operations. Read on...
  18. 40 Arpent Fishing Pier Ribbon Cutting (13)

    40 Arpent Wetlands Observatory Fishing Pier

    St. Bernard Parish Government Officials celebrated the grand opening of a new fishing pier at the 40 Arpent Wetlands Observatory located at 8265 Benjamin Street in Chalmette. Read on...
  19. Heights Park Groundbreaking (5)

    Heights Neighborhood Park Groundbreaking

    St. Bernard Parish Government Officials broke ground on Heights Neighborhood Park which will be located on four LLT lots at 1914-1920 Alexander Avenue in Arabi. Read on...
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    Fire Department Teams up with League of Angels

    Members of St Bernard Firefighters were on hand and buddied up with players from the League of Angels during their final Kickball Game of the season on July 9th. Read on...
  21. 6U All-Stars

    Two Parish Teams win USSSA World Series

    The Recreation Department hosted the USSSA World Series last week at Val Riess Park. The St. Bernard 6U and 11U All-Star Teams took home the World Series Championship titles. Read on...
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    St. Bernard Officials and Community Partners hold Annual Day at the Legislature Event

    Senate, House Adopted Resolutions Honoring Longtime Parish Leaders Lena Torres, Junior Rodriguez Read on...
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    St. Bernard Film and TV Department win Gold Telly Award

    The St. Bernard Parish Film and TV Department was awarded a Gold Telly for the History of the De La Ronde Plantation piece that is currently airing on the government access channel. Read on...
  24. fishing pier groundbreaking (1)

    40 Arpent Wetlands Observatory Fishing Pier

    – St. Bernard Parish Government Officials broke ground on a fishing pier at the 40 Arpent Wetlands Observatory located at 8265 Benjamin Street in Chalmette. Read on...
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    Kenilworth Knights overall winner of the 2019 Track Meet

    Over 155 youth participated in the 2019 St. Bernard Parish Recreation Department track meet held at Chalmette High School on Saturday, April 13th. Read on...
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    2019 State of the Parish

    St. Bernard Parish Government partnered with the St. Bernard Chamber of Commerce to host the annual State of the Parish Luncheon. Read on...
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    Graduation Ceremony for Firefighter Recruits

    Fire Chief Thomas Stone and Fire Training Officer Earl Borden attended the graduation of Firefighter Recruits at LSU Fire Academy in Baton Rouge. Read on...
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    St. Bernard and Corps signs Wetlands Restoration Design Agreement

    St. Bernard Parish Government is partnering with the US Army Corps of Engineers for a wetlands restoration design agreement. Read on...
  29. D.C. trip

    St. Bernard Parish Officials meet with Louisiana Delegation

    St. Bernard Parish President and Councilmembers travelled to Washington, D.C. last week to make federal officials aware of issues affecting the parish. Read on...
  30. ACI Award

    Award of Merit for the Palmisano Drainage Project

    St. Bernard Parish Government received an Award of Merit from the Louisiana Chapter of the American Concrete Institute for the Palmisano Drainage Project. Read on...
  31. RPC (2)

    St. Bernard Parish President serves as Chair of RPC

    Parish President Guy McInnis will serve as this year’s Chair of the New Orleans Regional Planning Commission. Read on...
  32. Office of Homeland Security Emergency Preparedness

    St. Bernard Parish Keeps Citizens Safe and Informed with Everbridge Resident Alerts

    Sign Up to Receive Critical Communications and Emergency Alerts https://member.everbridge.net/index/892807736729672#/signup. Read on...
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Town Hall Meeting - Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority

St. Bernard Parish President Guy McInnis hosted a Town Hall Meeting to discuss the future of Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East (SLFPA) in our community.

Seafood Market

St. Bernard Parish along with Louisiana Sea Grant hosted their second seafood market at the Delacroix Fishing Complex with the goal of connecting the public with the local fishing community.

Get to know your Parish President

Get an intimate look at Parish President Guy McInnis as he shares how he got his start in politics, his goals for the future of St. Bernard and life at home with his family. Now airing on Cox Channel 76, U-verse channel 99 and the St. Bernard YouTube channel.

St.Bernard Parish vs SLFPA-E

Your elected officials and representatives are looking out for you as they fight for your flood protection in St. Bernard Parish.

All these video and more can be found on the St. Bernard Television YouTube channel.