Redline, Cory Pratt Band and Vince Vance featured at Slidell’s Bayou Jam fall concert series

September 19th, 2014

Get ready for another exciting season of great concerts in Heritage Park when the City of Slidell’s popular Bayou Jam fall concert series returns on Sunday, October 5. The concerts begin at 5:30 p.m. in Heritage Park and admission is free.
“These events are what our city is all about,” said Slidell Mayor Freddy Drennan. “It’s [...]

Go for the Green at 6th Annual Keep Slidell Beautiful Golf Tournament

September 10th, 2014

Golfers, mark your calendars! The Keep Slidell Beautiful 6th Annual Golf Tournament will be held at Pinewood Country Club on Friday, October 24, 2014.
To accommodate more golfers, there will be two flights this year. The first flight is from 8 a.m. to noon, with breakfast and registration beginning at 7 a.m. and lunch at noon. [...]

Slidell’s Patriot Day Ceremony honors military and first responders

September 2nd, 2014

Slidell Mayor Freddy Drennan, the Slidell City Council, Police Chief Randy Smith and the 9/11 Memorial Committee invite you to attend the City of Slidell’s Patriot Day Ceremony honoring all first responders and military on Thursday, September 11, 2014 at the Slidell Municipal Auditorium.
“Thirteen years ago, as the World Trade towers collapsed, many heroes rose [...]

St. Tammany Parish Government Public Meeting for Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan Update

August 28th, 2014

St. Tammany Parish Government will host a round of Community Meetings for all interested residents to discuss and learn about the Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan Update for the Parish. The public is invited to attend meetings on either Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 6:30 p.m., at the Slidell City Auditorium, 2056 Second Street, or on [...]

City offices closed on Labor Day

August 28th, 2014

In observation of Labor Day, city offices will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014, and will reopen during regular hours on Tuesday, Sept. 2. Essential personnel will remain on duty, should an emergency arise. If Slidell residents experience problems with their water or sewer service, they should call the City Services 24-hour emergency hotline [...]

Fight Government, Fraud, Waste and Abuse

August 25th, 2014

‘Grease’ rescheduled for Friday, Aug. 22 due to Saints pre-season game

August 1st, 2014

UPDATE: And they say the third time’s the charm! First, it was rain. Then it was the threat of rain. Now it’s the Saints.
The Slidell Movie Nights showing of “Grease” –  which was originally postponed from July 12 to Aug. 2 because of rain, and then rescheduled again from Aug. 2 to Aug. 22 because [...]

Slidell’s history featured in new book by local author Bonnie Vanney

July 30th, 2014

Slidell Mayor Freddy Drennan is pleased to announce the release of the new book Slidell by local author and historian, Arriollia “Bonnie” Vanney.
Slidell provides a fresh, rejuvenating history of the city and celebrates the spirit of its people. Although many family photo collections were lost in Hurricane Katrina, Slidell features over 200 photographs that document [...]

Cat area at Slidell Animal Shelter temporarily closed

July 17th, 2014

UPDATE: The cat area is now open. All of the cats were treated and are doing much better. The public can once again adopt cats and the the shelter will be accepting cats.
The City of Slidell has temporarily closed the cat area of the Slidell Animal Shelter due to upper respiratory issues that many of [...]

Mayor Drennan says ‘no’ to alcohol permit for Hush Lounge

July 16th, 2014

After careful consideration, Slidell Mayor Freddy Drennan has decided not to grant a permanent alcohol permit to Tammy Napoli, the owner and operator of Mar Jay Productions, LLC (doing business as Hush Lounge) in Olde Towne Slidell.
“I have thought about this long and hard, and listened to input from both parties on this issue,” said [...]