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Impacts from Winter Weather

Both Boil Water Advisories have been lifted and Sewerage and Water Board crews continue to work around the clock to find and repair leaks throughout New Orleans to strengthen the City’s water pressure. 

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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

Orleans Parish Law Enforcement District

Contact Information

Phone:(504) 822-8000
Board address:

819 South Broad Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70119


The Orleans Parish Law Enforcement District provides financing for the criminal sheriff in Orleans Parish and may levy and collect a tax of up to ten mills on the assessed valuation of all property within that district when approved by a majority of the electors voting in an election on the issue.


The City Council is ex-officio the governing body of the district.

Term Length

Ex-officio members serve terms concurrent with time in respective office.

(Created by: La R.S. 33:9401; La R.S. 13:5901, 13:5902, 5903(D), 5908, 5909, and 5911)

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Last updated: 11/4/2015 3:02:21 PM

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