Terrytown GoldenAgers Senior Center Grand Opening
Community members and elected officials recently gathered to celebrate the completion of the Terrytown Golden Age Center. The 3,900-square-foot facility, which cost just over $1 million, was funded by the Jefferson Parish Recreation Department and gaming revenue received from Boomtown Casino. The center includes several improvements and upgrades, including Americans with Disabilities Act compliancy, a 12-foot ceiling in the main area, an upgraded kitchen, new bingo boards, additional storage, a covered drop off, automatic doors on the front entrance and six handicapped parking spots.
Official 2016 State of the Parish Address
On the 192nd birthday of Jefferson Parish, President Michael S. Yenni has released the 2016 “State of the Parish” The nearly 15 minute video highlights several accomplishments of the Yenni administration and the Council during the first year, including balancing a $613 million dollar budget, the renewal of the Drainage and Recreation Millages and 1% sales tax, and working with the Council and various entities to finalize the lease agreement with LCMC Health and West Jefferson Medical Center. The video also provides updates on all municipalities within the Parish.