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  1. floodgate

    Flood Protection Authority Announces Gate Closures at LA46 Verret and LA39 Caernarvon Thursday night

    St. Bernard Parish President Guy McInnis and Parish Officials continue to closely monitor Tropical Storm Barry. Read on...
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    Tropical Storm Barry Update

    No Garbage Collection on Saturday, July 13th Read on...
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    Bus Service Suspended Friday, July 12th due to high winds

    St. Bernard Transit will suspend bus service on Friday, July 12, 2019 due to expected high winds from Tropical Storm Barry. Bus service will resume on Monday, July 15, 2019. Read on...
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    Officials announce Floodgate closures early Friday morning

    The Flood Protection Authority-East announce floodgate closures in the Hurricane and Storm Damage Risk Reduction System (HSDRRS). The following gates will be closed on early Friday, July 12, 2019, in preparation of the predicted weather. Read on...
  5. TS Barry Press Conference 6

    St. Bernard Parish Officials Are Prepared For Severe Weather

    All non-essential offices of St. Bernard Parish Government will be closed on Friday, July 12, 2019, due to Tropical Storm Barry. Offices will resume normal hours on Monday, July 15, 2019. Read on...
  6. StormReady

    Parish Officials Monitoring Invest 92L

    St. Bernard Parish President Guy McInnis and Parish Officials continue to closely monitor Invest 92L. Read on...
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    Sandbag Distribution Thursday, July 11th

    St. Bernard Parish Government Officials have announced that sandbags will be available on Thursday, July 11, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Read on...
  8. StormReady

    Parish President Guy McInnis declares State of Emergency

    St. Bernard Parish President Guy McInnis has declared a State of Emergency ahead of Invest 92L. Read on...
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    Weather causing delays in garbage collection

    Residents and businesses may experience delays in garbage collection. Read on...
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    St. Bernard Parish Officials prepared for Tropical Weather

    St. Bernard Parish Government Officials are monitoring the tropical weather and ask residents to prepare for the potential impacts. Read on...
  11. Office of Homeland Security Emergency Preparedness

    St. Bernard Officials monitoring Tropical Outlook

    Boats and trailers allowed to park on north side of westbound LA46 Read on...
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    St. Bernard Parish Officials hold Press Conference regarding Bonnet Carre Spillway

    St. Bernard Parish President and Councilmembers held a Press Conference to discuss the effects of the Bonnet Carre Spillway on the fishing industries. Below is the address in its entirety from Parish President Guy McInnis. Read on...
  13. St. Bernard Festival Queens

    LA Crawfish Festival Tour

    A delegation of queens from across Louisiana toured St. Bernard Parish Saturday, June 1, 2019. Read on...
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    Frederick Sigur Center to host “The Rat Pack is Back”

    The Frederick Sigur Civic Center will be the host facility for the upcoming “The Rat Pack is Back” on Saturday, July 20, 2019 beginning at 7:30 p.m. at 8245 W. Judge Perez Drive Chalmette. Read on...
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    Pelican’s Free Junior Training Camp

    The New Orleans Pelicans will host a FREE Junior Training Camp (JTC) on July 30, 2019, for ages 7 to 13. Limited space is available. Read on...
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    Paris Road Clean Up Project

    St. Bernard Parish Government and the St. Bernard Parish Sheriff’s Office partnered to clean up Paris Road from the parish line to Virtue Street in Chalmette. Read on...
  17. Entergy (2)

    A Stronger, More Reliable Grid Coming to St. Bernard Parish

    Entergy Louisiana crews soon will be working in St. Bernard Parish to help improve the area’s electrical grid reliability. 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 Parish Government receives Golden Telly Award for the first episode of Celebrating Our H

    St. Bernard Parish Government has been awarded a prestigious Golden Telly Award for the first episode of Celebrating Our History, the Denis de La Ronde Historic Site. Read on...
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    St. Bernard Parish breaks ground on Canal Crossings

    St. Bernard Parish Government Officials broke ground this morning on the Mumphrey Road Canal Crossing and the Gallo Drive Canal Crossing in Chalmette. Read on...
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    St. Bernard Parish Recreation Department 2019 Flag Football

    St. Bernard Parish Recreation Department kicked off the 2019 Flag Football Season with Jamboree Games Tuesday night. Read on...
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    Evacuation Assistance for St. Bernard Parish Residents

    St. Bernard Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness will provide transportation assistance for St. Bernard Parish residents during a tropical event evacuation. Read on...
  23. Kitten Season 1

    St. Bernard Parish Animal Services hosts “Kitten Season” drive

    As “Kitten Season” is here, St. Bernard Parish Animal Shelter is inviting residents to drop off gifts for newborn community cats. Read on...
  24. StormReady

    HURRICANE SEASON IS APPROACHING

    Hurricane Season is less than one month away and Parish President Guy McInnis is urging residents to have a personal plan. Read on...
  25. Film and Television

    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...
  26. 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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    Color coded fire hydrants in the parish

    The St. Bernard Parish Government would like to inform our citizens, it has begun a project to paint all fire hydrants Parish wide. Read on...
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    ATTENTION: RESIDENTS, COMMERCIAL & RECREATIONAL FISHERMEN

    There is a critical need to get reports of stranded dolphins, including ill or injured dolphins that are floating dead or beached or swimming with lesions or other injuries (such as entanglements), in real time or near real time. 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...
  31. Fire Academy

    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...
  32. weather

    St. Bernard Parish Officials are prepared for severe weather

    St. Bernard Parish Officials and emergency operations personnel continue to monitor the potential impacts of today’s weather forecast. Read on...
  33. St. Bernard Parish Government Submits Formal Comments on the Proposed Mid-Breton Sediment Diversion

    St. Bernard Parish Government has submitted formal comments to the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) in response to the recently published Joint Public Notice regarding the CPRA’s permit application for the Mid-Breton Sediment Diversion. Read on...
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    St. Bernard Parish has a major coastal restoration project advance to final CWPPRA vote for the 4th

    St. Bernard Parish Government is pleased to announce that a major coastal restoration project in St. Bernard Parish has advanced to the final statewide vote in the Coastal Wetlands Planning, Protection and Restoration Act (CWPPRA) program. Read on...
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    St. Bernard Parish Government Monitoring Dolphin Killings

    St. Bernard Parish Government has been closely monitoring what appears to be a dolphin kill in the waterways of eastern St. Bernard Parish. Read on...
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    Over 900 black mangroves planted in the Biloxi Marsh

    St. Bernard Parish Government and its partners completed the parish’s third annual black mangrove planting on April 12th. 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...
  38. StormReady

    St. Bernard Parish Special Medical Needs Residents are Eligible for Assistance

    Are you a St. Bernard Parish resident with special medical needs that require evacuation assistance during Hurricane Season? Read on...
  39. Wind Down Wednesday - 3-13-19 (15)

    Wind Down Wednesdays FREE Concert Series

    St. Bernard Parish Government hosted the first of six FREE Concerts in Sidney Torres Park on March 13th. Read on...
  40. 2019 Wind Down Wednesday

    Wind Down Wednesdays FREE Concert Series

    St. Bernard Parish Government will kick off the 2019 “Wind-Down Wednesdays” Concert Series on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. Read on...
  41. 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...
  42. 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...
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    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...
  44. 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.