Program Guide in Spanish

Program Guide in Spanish JPRD Program Guide in Spanish Otoño e Invierno 2023 Guia de Programas en Español Encuentre una clase, únase a un programa, participe en una liga o use una instalación. Hojee la guía de programas para ver todas nuestras ofertas de programas y...

2023 Departmental Next-Level Initiatives

The 2023 JPRD Next-Level Initiatives are: Public Communication (JPRD will use well-branded and streamlined marketing strategies to improve and enhance communication with the public) Coaching & Officiating (JPRD will establish a volunteer coaching and officiating...
2022 Next-Level Report for the Parish President

2022 Next-Level Report for the Parish President

The JPRD Administrative Team met with Jefferson Parish Administration, including Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng, Chief Operating Officer Steve Lachute, Deputy Chief Operating Officer Valerie Brolin, and Chief Administrative Assistant Cherreen Gegenheimer, to...
Mardi Gras Season

Mardi Gras Season

Carnival time is here, and JPRD is ready for Mardi Gras. Our staff kicked off the purple, green, and gold season on February 5 with the Krewe of Little Rascals. Our Maintenance divisions are all around the Parish, assisting with the parades, from set-ups to equipment...
JPRD Insider 2022

JPRD Insider 2022

The second edition of the JPRD Insider, the Department’s year-in-review, was distributed to employees starting on February 13. The booklet briefly overviews the Department’s successes and highlights from 2022. Some highlights include employee...
Track and Soccer Preseason Summit

Track and Soccer Preseason Summit

Director Mario Bazile held the first JPRD track and soccer preseason summit on December 19 at the East Bank Regional Library. Bazile to discuss the upcoming track and soccer season with playground supervisors before the start of the season. The supervisors and...
Christmas in the Park 2022

Christmas in the Park 2022

JPRD and Lafreniere Park employees brought the joys of the holiday season to Jefferson Parish with the annual Christmas in the Park event. Members of the JPRD maintenance division worked like elves in Santa’s workshop, making light displays and decorations for...

November & December 2022 New Hires & Promotions

November New Hires Alfred Alexander Courteney Hilton Christophere Joseph Bruce Lemieux December New Hires Jerry Ancar Howard Barquero Joshua Gibson Paul Zeller December Promotions John Collins Center Supervisor Assistant Michael Fulks II Center Supervisor Assistant...
Halloween Potluck Party

Halloween Potluck Party

Minions everywhere. The Parks and Recreation West Bank office staff and maintenance held a minion-themed Halloween potluck party on October 31. All employees were encouraged to wear either yellow or purple to match the despicably spooky theme. In addition, employees...
JPRD Clubs

JPRD Clubs

As part of the department’s mission to increase employee morale, JPRD has started several clubs for employee participation. Fishing Club The fishing club started September 7 at Bonnabel Boat Launch. Employees came out to enjoy a morning of fishing and community....
Stop the Bleed Seminar

Stop the Bleed Seminar

We are equipping employees with the knowledge and skill to work safely. JPRD’s Presentation Series tries to provide weekly informational seminars to employees to enhance their understanding of skills. One of those seminars offered was LCMC Health’s Stop...
Service Pin Banquet

Service Pin Banquet

Parks and Recreation celebrated milestone anniversary year employees who have an anniversary date from September through December with a service pin breakfast banquet on October 28. Director Mario Bazile, CAA Cherreen Gegenheimer, JPRD Administration recognized and...

August-October New Hires & Promotions

August New Hires Corey Avrard Devyn Jefferson Devin Loyacano Bailey Thomas September New Hires Jamal Anderson Kenneth Byrd John Johnson Trazila Jones October New Hires Monique Duvernay Dave Stephens, Sr. August Promotions Fernand Carmadelle- Maintenance Repairman-...
Compliment-A-Coworker Donut Breakfast

Compliment-A-Coworker Donut Breakfast

The infamous ‘red light’ is on again as JPRD serves up another batch of donuts and coffee to recognize outstanding employees. The department compliment-a-coworker system is anonymous online. Employees can compliment their co-workers for exceptional and...
JPRD Beautification Day

JPRD Beautification Day

Service is at JPRD’s core with a new initiative of employee community service. JPRD started its Beautification Day project in July, picking a playground to “beautify” on the weekend. JPRD employees volunteered their Saturday morning to clean Delta Playground. The...
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