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As per the Stay at Home Order, which the entire state of Louisiana is now under, the City of Gretna has closed all public recreational areas such as playgrounds and dog parks. These closures and the Stay at Home Order are for the protection and safety of our community. Garbage service will continue operating as normal. Recycling and bulk waste pickup has been temporarily suspended until further notice.


Building/Construction – Related Permits

See Building Department.

Garage Sale

Apply online at

For assistance or more information call Planning & Zoning at 504.363.1556.

Special Event

Special Event permits may have to be approved by City Council. Applicants are encouraged to submit information as soon as possible to allow for Council approval. Please contact the Mayor’s Office at 504.363.1505.


Please contact Mrs. Cheryl Amacker in the Mayor’s Office from 8am-4pm Monday-Friday at 504.355.5784. The Film & Recording Permit Application form can be completed here.

ABO and Taxi

See Tax & Licensing