Economic & Government Partners

Economic Development Partner Updates


Louisiana Economic Development


Louisiana Small Business Development Center


St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce


St. Tammany Parish Tourist and Convention Commission


Northshore Community Foundation


Greater New Orleans, Inc.


GNOpivot is an initiative to help regional companies pivot their standard operations in order to make products or provide services in demand for the fight against Coronavirus. If successful, GNOpivot will both help Louisiana “flatten the curve” of COVID-19 infections, but will also help sustain the Greater New Orleans economy.


International Economic Development Council


Southern Economic Development Council


Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI)


Louisiana Bankers Association (LBA) 


Louisiana Business Emergency Operations Center (LABEOC)


Louisiana Realtors


National Retail Federation


National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)




Municipality Updates




City of Slidell  COVID-19 Updates
State of Emergency issued
All public Meetings have been cancelled until April 13th, 2020




• Slidell City Hall
• Slidell Municipal Auditorium
• Slidell Municipal Airport terminal
• Slidell Cultural Center at City Hall
• Slidell Museum and Slidell Mardi Gras Museum
• Slidell city offices, conference and meeting rooms
• Slidell city gymnasiums and city parks and restroom facilities including John Slidell Park, Heritage Park, Fritchie Park, Possum Hollow Park, and neighborhood parks


City of Mandeville  COVID-19 Updates


• City of Mandeville offices are closed to public contact, offices can be reached at 985-626-3144 or by e-mail
• Community Center, Saturday Market, and Trailhead are closed
• All public meetings are cancelled until the week of April 13, 2020 


City of Covington


• City Hall closed to the public, please call the office with any questions.  Specific department phone numbers can be found at 


Town of Pearl River


• Park and Community center
• Town Hall office closed to the public but drop box is available and the office can be reached at 985-863-5800


Town of Madisonville COVID-19 Updates


Currently no closures


• Residents are encouraged to pay by phone 985-200-0615, online or use the outside drop box to pay bills.
• All organized events have been cancelled


Town of Abita Springs COVID-19 Updates


• Town Hall offices are closed to public entry.  Citizens should communicate via e-mail or phone only.
•  Check and money order utility payments should be placed in the drop box on the Annex Building next to Town Hall. Electronic payments can be made at
•  All municipality events and meetings have been cancelled through April 13th
•  Trailhead Park has limited access with no large gatherings through April 13th


Village of Folsom


• Town Hall lobby closed to the public but drop box and drive through is available for payments
• Magnolia Community Center will close tonight at 8pm and will remain closed until further notice


Village of Sun 


• Town hall is closed to the public.  Phone lines will be answered 8am-4pm Monday-Friday. (985) 886-5500