Ouachita Parish News
Our office hours are:
Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
The Ouachita Parish Police Jury's next regular meeting will be Monday, March 4, 2024, at 5:30 PM.
CLICK HERE for the agenda
Ouachita Parish is working on expanding High-Speed Internet. CLICK HERE for information on the Ouachita Parish Broadband Initiative.
CLICK HERE for the Ouachita Workforce Development Board Combined Plan
Welcome to Ouachita Parish
The Ouachita Parish Police Jury is the governing authority for the parish agencies that operate under the police jury system provided by the general laws of the state.
The Ouachita Parish Police Jury is both a legislative and administrative body. Its legislative functions include enacting ordinances, establishing programs and setting policy. As an administrative body, it prepares the budget, hires personnel, spends money, negotiates contracts and, in general, directs the activities under its supervision.