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Jefferson Parish General Government Building

Gretna, LA

South Central Construction Magazine, Best Public Architecture Award, 2007

The General Government Building creates a focal point and main entrance for the Jefferson Parish Government Center. Occupants of the 136,200 SF, six-story building include: West Bank Council Chambers; Office of the Parish President; Department of Finance; Assessor's Office; Council Member Offices; Clerk of Court; Parish Clerk; Parish Attorney; and a Credit Union. The building features a two-story rotunda lobby, which links the government center, courthouse annex, central plant and district attorney's building and creates a logical security checkpoint for the entire campus.