Home Rule Charter in Livingston Parish
In the year 1996, Livingston Parish made the transition from a Policy Jury government, typical in the state of Louisiana, to a Home Rule Charter style of government. The Home Rule Charter government includes Council-President, Commission, Consolidated Government, and City-Parish. Livingston Parish is a Council-President Home Rule Charter. This allows forms two branches of government; the Executive Branch or Parish President and the Legislative Branch or Parish Council. Livingston Parish currently has 10 elected officials; 1 Parish President and 9 Council Members.
Home Rule Charter
Please click here to view our current home rule charter.