On April 29th, Jefferson Parish voters will be faced with an important decision to RENEW the existing Library Millage that provides funds for materials and services, technology, over 200 employees, new construction, repairs, maintenance, upgrades, operational expenses for facilities and online programs.
The renewal of the millage provides a valuable community resource, as the library system continues to expand and improve through traditional branches, e-branches and online resources. Early voting will be held April 15-22. Election day is April 29.
How are these funds dedicated?
6.5 mills will fund 97% of department operations and maintenance.
What will the funds cover?
Materials and services, over 200 employees, new construction, repairs, maintenance, upgrades, operational expenses for facilities and online programs
Why is this renewal needed?
A Valuable Community Resource. Serving residents of all ages, use of our library system continues to expand and improve through traditional branches, e-branches and online resources.
Eastbank Regional – 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie 70001
Harahan 219 Soniat Ave., Harahan 70123
Lakeshore 1000 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie 70005
North Kenner 630 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie 70065
Old Metairie 2350 Metairie Rd., Metairie 70001
Rosedale 4036 Jefferson Hwy., Jefferson 70121
Wagner 6646 Riverside Dr., Metairie 70003
Westbank Regional 2751 Manhattan Blvd., Harvey 70058
Belle Terre 5550 Belle Terre Rd., Marrero 70072
Grand Isle 143 Ludwig Lane, Grand Isle 70358
Gretna 102 Willow Drive, Gretna 70053
Lafitte 4917 City Park Dr., Lafitte 70067
Live Oak 125 Acadia Dr., Waggaman 70094
Terrytown 680 Heritage Avenue, Terrytown 70056
Westwego 635 Fourth St., Westwego, 70094