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Welcome to

St. John the Baptist Parish

A Shipping Giant

Largest Tonnage Port in the Western Hemisphere

An Outdoor Paradise

A Pro Business Climate
and a Great Place to Live

St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana is a progressive community strategically located at the intersection of Interstate 10 and Interstate 55, two of America’s  most traveled highways and less than 30 minutes from New Orleans, one of America’s greatest and most historic cities. Amenities of the city with the quality of a rural community! The River Region labor market has 200,000 workers.

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Winter 2017 Newsletter

OUR TEAM

Jerry W. Jones, Jr.

Jerry W. Jones, Jr.

Director of Economic Development

Email: jerry.jones@stjohn-la.gov

 

Terri Abadie

Terri Abadie

Economic Development Coordinator

t.abadie@stjohn-la.gov

Denise Burrell

Denise Burrell

Executive Secretary

d.burrell@stjohn-la.gov

St. John at a Glance

Commercial Construction Permits

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Monthly Unemployment Rate

Occupational Licenses

Business Engagements

Stats for the month of July 2017