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Jefferson Parish Library Board By-Laws (revised 5/16/2023)


Jefferson Parish Ordinance 14464 - Creating the Jefferson Parish Library Board (adopted 9/10/1980)
Jefferson Parish Ordinance 25628 - Naming of Library Facilities (amended 2/24/21)


As the upcoming Jefferson Parish Library Board meeting agenda
becomes available, it can be downloaded below.
Library Board Meeting Agenda for 7-16-24.
Patricia Cox, Vice President Representative of Councilman-At-Large - Division A
(H) (504) 837-4832 All branches of Jefferson Parish
Lisa Conescu Representative of Councilman-At-Large - Division B
(H) (504) 887-4422
Email: Lisa Conescu
All branches of Jefferson Parish
Vacant Representative of District 1
  Grand Isle, Gretna, Lafitte, Terrytown, and West Bank Regional
Becky Knight, President Representative of District 2
9104 Ormond Place, River Ridge, LA 70123
Email: Becky Knight
Harahan, Rosedale, Westwego, and River Ridge
James C. Simmons, Jr. Representative of District 3
6700 Lapalco Blvd., Suite I, Marrero, LA 70072
(C) (504) 957-8126
Email: James C. Simmons, Jr.

Belle Terre and Live Oak

Robert “Bob” Bales, Sr.  Representative of District 4
4200 Beaujolais Dr., Kenner, LA 70065
(C) (504) 495-5168
Email: Bob Bales
North Kenner and Wagner
Gordon Wadge Representative of District 5
(H) (504) 835-3326
Email: Gordon Wadge
East Bank Regional, Lakeshore, and Old Metairie
Board members can also be reached through
Irene Lunkin
Superintendent - Library Director's Office
4747 West Napoleon Ave., Metairie, LA 70001 
(O) (504) 838-1125
(F) (504) 459-8834
Email: Irene Lunkin
Revised 7/15/24



2023-2024 Jefferson Parish Library Board Meeting Minutes
As the minutes become available, click the month to download.

June 18, 2024
May 21, 2024
April 16, 2024
March 19, 2024
February 20, 2024
January 23, 2024
December 12, 2023
November 21, 2023
October 17, 2023
September 19, 2023
August 15, 2023
July 18, 2023

2024 Jefferson Parish Library Board Meeting Schedule
Click here to download the schedule for 2024.


In accordance with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments of 2008, as amended, Jefferson Parish shall not discriminate against individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in its services, programs or activities. If you require auxiliary aids or devices, or other reasonable accommodation under the ADA Amendments Act, submit requests to the ADA Coordinator at least forty-eight (48) hours in advance or as soon as possible. A seventy-two (72) hour advanced notice is needed to request Certified ASL interpreters. ADA Coordinator / Office of Citizens with Disabilities, 1221 Elmwood Park Blvd., Suite 403, Elmwood, LA 70123; (504) 736-6086;