The Town of Jean Lafitte was incorporated in 1974 and is governed by a mayor-council form of government. The Town’s major operations include public safety, public works, culture and recreation, and general administrative services..

Town Government

Town Government Building

2654 Jean Lafitte Blvd.
Lafitte, LA 70067

Phone (504) 689-2208
Fax (504) 689-7801
Office Hours Mon-Fri 8:30a.m. – 4:30p.m.
Town Officials

Mayor Timothy P. Kerner
Councilman Barry Bartholomew
Councilwoman Shirley Guillie
Councilwoman Christy Creppel
Councilman Calvin LeBeau
Councilwoman Verna Smith
Chief of Police Marcell Rodriguez


Emergency Services

Police Department
2607 Jean Lafitte Blvd.
Lafitte, LA 70067-5205
(504) 689-3132
(Call 911 for Emergencies)
Lafitte, Barataria, Crown Point Volunteer Fire Department
2385 Jean Lafitte Blvd.
Lafitte, LA 70067
(Call 911 for Emergencies)
Emergency Medical Services

(Call 911 for Emergencies)


Town Resources

RFK Medical Center

5140 Church St.
Lafitte, LA 70067

(504) 689-3300

Jean Lafitte Multi-Purpose Center

4917 City Park Drive
Lafitte, LA 70067
Lafitte’s Barataria Museum: (504) 689-7888
Library: (504) 689-5097
Civic Center Rental: (504) 689-2208

Senior Citizens Center

4927 Treasure Drive
Lafitte, LA 70067
(504) 689-4403

Tourist Information Center

799 Jean Lafitte Blvd.
Lafitte, LA 70067
(504) 689-2299

Jean Lafitte Post Office

2630 Jean Lafitte Blvd.
Lafitte, LA 70067
(504) 689-3898



Leo E. Kerner, Jr. Elementary School
4924 City Park Dr.
Lafitte, LA 70067
(504) 689-4136
Fisher Middle-High School

2529 Jean Lafitte Blvd.
Lafitte, LA 70067
(504) 689-3665


Report Fraud and Abuse

Contact the Louisiana Legislative Auditor (LLA) Hotline if you suspect the misappropriation (theft), fraud, waste, or abuse of public funds by anyone.

LLA Hotline

You may also call toll-free:

Or FAX to:

Or report via U.S. Mail:
LLA Hotline
P. O. Box 94397
Baton Rouge, LA 70804

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Request for Proposal to Lease the Jules Nunez Lafitte Fisheries Market

Lease the Jules Nunez Lafitte Fisheries Market
2654 Jean Lafitte Blvd,
Lafitte, LA 70067
(504) 689-2208Request for Proposal