Guides

    • Mandeville

      The City of Mandeville was founded by Benard Xavier de Marigny de Mandeville in 1834 as a working plantation and summer vacation destination for New Orleans socialites. By 1900 there…

    • Metairie

      Metairie is the first suburb of New Orleans and is located on the south shore of Lake Ponchartrain. It is the largest community in Jefferson Parish and would be Louisiana’s…

    • Covington

      Covington was originally established in 1813 by John Wharton Collins and named Wharton. The city was later renamed for a war hero of the war of 1812, General Leonard Covington.…

    • Kenner

      The Tchoupitoulas Indians originally occupied Kenner. The area that Kenner occupies was the 1st place that the Europeans set foot in Louisiana. In fact Rene’ Robert Cavelier Sieur de LaSalle…

    • Madisonville

      The town of Madisonville is quaintly resting on the banks of the Tchefuncte River. It is easily accessible to the Causeway, I-12, and surrounding cities for convenience. The town was…

    • Harahan

      Harahan is a suburb of New Orleans, but is located in Jefferson Parish. It was developed out a community of railroad workers and named for James Theodore Harahan who was…

    • Abita Springs

      The historic town of Abita Springs was originally a Choctaw Indian Village which was later named for a nearby medicinal spring. If you are looking for a community that is…

    • Slidell

      Slidell was founded in 1882 during the construction of the New Orleans and Northeastern Railroad. The city was named in honor of John Slidell the American Politician. Slidell is located…