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by | Apr 4, 2020

first annual Island Strong Beach Fest

Island Strong Beach Fest celebrates Grand Isle’s recovery on July 15 and 16, 2022, with a live music festival on the beach. The first annual Island Strong Beach Fest is a two-day festival featuring live music, food, craft booths and various other vendors that will...

Grand Isle Garden Club Fundraiser

The Grand Isle Garden Club is holding a plant giveaway fundraiser tomorrow Friday, May 20, 2022 from 11 am to 1 pm under the Grand Isle Multiplex. Plants will be given away for a donation to the clause to restore Grand Isle and fund the Grand Isle Garden Club's...

Hurricane Ida debris update

The trucks will not pick up anything with wheels or a motor, cement or new construction-boxes etc. You will have to separate it if you have a current pile that has any of the above or they will not pick any of it up. Starting May 17 we will have 2 debris trucks. One...

Grand Isle beaches are open!

Grand Isle beaches are open!

The town of Grand Isle has announced that their beaches are open to the public. “The town and our employees have worked hard to open 12 beach crossovers so that the public can have access to the beach in Grand Isle,” said David Camardelle, Grand Isle Mayor. “A major...

Golf Cart/UTV Tags and Beach Crossovers

Tags are now being sold at the GI Police Dept., 3101 Hwy. 1., GI Multiplex. Hours: 7AM-7PM PH: 985-787-2104 Beach Crossovers open: Capital, Birch & Chighizola Lane ALL other crossovers are closed to Golf Cart/UTV's Please do not operate a Golf Cart/UTV without...

Garden Club raises funds for recovery Greenhouse

The Grand Isle Garden Club is raising money to build a greenhouse to help restore Grand Isle following Hurricane Ida. Their property has been cleared, and they are now setting up a nursery, greenhouse and staging area to help the island recover. Any donation will help...

List of open businesses on Grand Isle

Grand Isle is coming back strong and making progress in our recovery from Hurricane Ida. Here is a working list of businesses that are currently open in Grand Isle. You can play a part in the recovery by supporting local businesses. If you are a Grand Isle business...

Sand and Alluvial Deposits on Private Property

WARNING NOTICE AND INFORMATION RELATED TO SAND AND ALLUVIAL DEPOSITS ON PRIVATE PROPERTY  We have been informed that the sand and alluvial deposits left on private property are causing maintenance and drainage issues throughout the town and this notice stands as a...

Private Property Demolition Program

Thompson Consulting Services has been working with Jefferson Parish/FEMA concerning private property demolition program. The team will be here in the Multiplex Center next Monday, 1-24-22 (noon -5pm), Tuesday 1-25-22 (9am - 5pm), Thursday, 1-27-22 (9am - 5pm) for...

Electricity

Electricity will be off starting at Bridge Side Marina to Cheniere dump on Friday, December 31, 2021 from 8:00 a.m. till noon. This is temporary and necessary to get ready for the cold weather that will be approaching.

Christmas dinner give-a-way on December 14th

The Town of Grand Isle and Grand Isle Garden Club worked with St. Tammany Food Bank to organize a meal distribution for the residents of Grand Isle. The event will be on December 14, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. It will be a drive thru at the Grand Isle School food distribution...

Executive order closing beach access

Executive order closing beach access

An Executive Order approving the Authorization of the Mayor to Close Access to and Use of Beaches and other property during declaration of emergency by the Town of Grand Isle, and providing for fines and penalties associated therewith. WHEREAS, Hurricane Ida caused...

Executive order closing beach access

Executive Order regarding sand removal

An Executive Order to allow Jefferson Parish, its departments, agents, contractors, subcontractors, and employees the right to enter onto private property located within the municipal limits of the Town of Grand Isle for the sole purpose of removing storm related sand...

Hurricane Ida Update (9.25.21)

In the Aftermath of Hurricane Ida, Grand Isle is Closed to Recreational Activities. Grand Isle, a small coastal community in Louisiana, was devastated by Hurricane Ida. On Friday, August 27th, 2021, a mandatory evacuation order was issued for Grand Isle in the wake of...