Floodplain Management & Hazard Mitigation

Maggie Talley, Director
1221 Elmwood Park Blvd, Suite 310
Jefferson, LA 70123
Phone: (504) 736-6540

The Floodplain Management and Hazard Mitigation Department strives to lessen the risk of flooding and implement long-term actions now to reduce the loss of life and property from the impacts of future disasters in the Town of Jean Lafitte.

We provide the following services:

  • Flood Zone Determinations and Flood Map Inquiries
  • Education and Outreach for Natural Hazards
  • Guidance on Various Mitigation Methods
  • Community Rating System (CRS) Program
  • Elevation Certificate and Flood Insurance Declarations Page Analysis

Meet our Staff:

Floodplain Specialist/ CRS Coordinator

 John McCandles



Office Manager

Kimberly Thibodeaux



Federal Programs Counselor

Jordain Bankston