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Welcome to Washington Parish and all that it has to offer. We have designed this website for You in hopes that all the information necessary to live, work and play in Washington Parish is here. Our mission is to serve You the Public.

If there is anything that we have missed or of concern to you, please check our link "How Can We Assist You?". You have my personal pledge that if you have an issue that needs addressing and you can not find it here, we will make sure that it gets to the proper
department to be expedited.  

Richard "Ned" Thomas, Jr.

Parish President 



Recent News..........

Parish President Thomas speaking at Zachary Taylor Parkway meeting !!!  Great attendance!!!! We had around 60 to visit our great parish ... They all had nothing but good things to say about Bogue Chitto State Park and the great barbecue for lunch.  Thanks Park Manager Kyle Bernis and your staff for the help and to Mike Miller and Mike's Restaurant staff we appreciate y'all so much... 


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                                 WASHINGTON PARISH COUNCIL




Please visit the Council home page for information regarding meetings and agendas. To contact us directly, please visit our individual webpages for our contact information or call our Clerk of Council Sherry Lyons at:

(985) 839-0105 Office

(985) 839-0104 Fax

Council Meetings

Council Meetings generally occur at 6:00 PM on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month.

2014 Council Calendar 





We're Growing!

Washington Parish has been increasing its Building Permits for new construction over the last few years and opportunity for growth is throughout the Parish.

Please visit our Licensing and Permits page to get all the necessary information for your next project.
Click here for the Comprehensive Development Plan for further information. 



Public Notices 

 Washington Parish Government Administrative Offices at 909 Pearl Street in Franklinton

are open

Monday - Friday  8:00 am - 4:00 pm

When calling Washington Parish Government (985) 839-7825 please follow the prompts on our automated phone system to get to the proper department. For Washington Parish Council please call (985)839-0105.





(To make it easier to download the file we have divided it into three parts)

2014 Budget Letter and Summary

2014 Budget General Fund

2014 Budget Other Funds



(adopted 11/26/2012)

Please visit Administrative and Financial Pages for the Fiscal Year Ending 2012 Audit for Washington Parish Government and the Choctaw Road Landfill 


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