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Clerk of Court    

Criminal and traffic law enforcement is provided by the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office.
Town of Abita Springs Magistrate Court is held the 4th Tuesday of the month.
Fines and fees are collected by the Town of Abita Springs.
Kathy Armand, Clerk of Court
P.O. Box 596
22161 Level Street
Abita Springs, LA 70420
Office (985) 892-0711
Fax (985) 892-1029
Office Hours
9am-5pm Monday – Friday
Joe Dillon - Admin Assistant

Code Enforcement

Code Enforcement is responsible for enforcing laws that prohibit the existence of conditions that are deemed to be hazardous to public health, safety and welfare. The Code Enforcement Office is charged with identifying violations, citing responsible parties, and ensuring that violations are corrected.

Joe Candilora, Town Marshal
P.O. Box 461
22161 Level Street
Abita Springs, LA 70420
Office (985) 892-0711
Fax (985) 892-1029

Office Hours:
2pm-5pm Monday-Friday

PublicWorks &     Maintenance Department

The Public Works & Maintenance Department is responsible for the major utilities and infrastructure of the town. The department is responsible for operating and maintaining public services: gas, water, wastewater, streets, and town maintenance. The town has a contract with Coastal Waste Services for trash disposal. The goal of the Public Works & Maintenance Department is to provide these services in a comprehensive, efficient, and cost effective manner.

Johnny Clay, Director
Lawrence Travers, Supervisor

​P.O. Box 461
22161 Level Street
Abita Springs, LA 70420

Office (985) 892-0711
Fax (985) 871-8978

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Clerk Office Hours
9am-5pm Monday-Friday
Public Works & Maintenance Hours
7:00am-3:30pm Monday-Friday

Public Works & Maintenance Employees

Raymond Baham           Cedric Little   
Forest McQueen             Vernard Penn 
Eric Ducre                       Antoine Anderson

Ree Stansbury / Public Works Clerk

Planning & Zoning

 The duties of the Planning & Zoning Director are to coordinate and administer the affairs and duties of the zoning office, Planning Commission, and Historic Commission. The Zoning office maintains all official records, necessary and incidental, pertaining to the administration of the zoning ordinance and its related bodies.

The Planning & Zoning Division works with the public and town officials to evaluate and formulate plans for the development of the town.

Planning & Zoning issues permits. The building inspector performs inspections for all building, plumbing, electrical, and mechanical work performed within the corporate limits.

Cindy Chatelain,  P&Z Director
Dave Chatelain, Certified Building Official

P.O. Box 461
22161 Level Street
Abita Springs, LA 70420
Office (985) 892-0711
Fax (985) 875-9575
Office Hours
9am-5pm Monday-Friday

Planning & Zoning Commission
Jim Robertson, Chairman
Dan Underwood,  Vice-Chair
Mark Hosch
Keli Sanders
Byron Armand

Utility Office

The Utility Office is responsible for new utility customer account set up, utility billing and receiving payments, and maintaining utility records.

Debbie MacLean, Utilities Manager
Linda Meeker, Utility Clerk

P.O. Box 461
22161 Level Street
Abita Springs, LA 70420

Office: (985) 892-0711
Fax: (985) 892-2142

Office Hours:
9am-5pm Monday-Friday

Email Debbie MacLean
Email Linda Meeker

Historic Commission

Ron Blitch, Chairman

Bryan Gowland, Vice-Chair

Lynne Congemi

Andre Monnot

Thad Mancil


 2015 Trailhead Museum

Martha Gruning, President George Long, Vice President Geralyn Lips, Recording Seccretary  Courtney Blitch, Financial Manager

Treasurer (appointed) Niki Mendow Arts Administrator Kristen Wilkinson

Directors: Nathan Sumrall, Evette Randolph, Carolyn Boudreaux, Anne Weaver, Ron Blitch, John Preble, Bryan Gowland, Steve Davis,  and Robert Schauffler