Welcome to the City of Central, La., which was incorporated on July 11, 2005.

Welcome to the City of Central, La., which was incorporated on July 11, 2005.


Latest News

P&Z Commission Accepting Applications for Open Seat

The City of Central is accepting applications for one open seat on the Planning & Zoning Commission.

Council District Map

At the City Council meeting on November 22, 2016, the following Council District Map was selected. Please click on the link to view the map.

November 22, 2016 City of Central Council Meeting

The November 22, 2016 Council Meeting will be held at the Central High School Auditorium, 10200 E. Brookside Drive, Central, LA 70818

Construction Debris Removal

Construction debris removal associated with the remodeling of a home is the responsibility of either the building contractor or property owner who obtained the building permit. Similarly, debris removal from the demolition of a home is the responsibility of the contractor who obtained the demolition permit.


Economic Development

Strategic Plan

The Department of Economic Growth and Innovation fosters a robust business climate, by promoting job creation, helping business navigate potential financing, meeting workforce needs, creating amenities within our region, and balancing growth by enhancing the environment, in order to improve the quality of life.

City Officials & Staff

Mayor Assistant Police Chief COC Chamber of Commerce
Jr. Shelton Steve Wallis 225.261.5818
225.261.5989 225.367.1254 cityofcentralchamber.com
Council Members City Clerk Cooking in Central
Jason Ellis Mark Miley cookingincentral.com
Shane Evans    
Kim Fralick    
Wayne Messina Administrative Assistant Central Fire Dept
John Vance Candice Salsbury 225.261.2000
225.261.5988 225.261.5988 centralfd.org
Chief Administrative  City Attorney East Baton Rouge Parish
Officer Jennifer Sims Library System
225.261.5255   ebrpl.com
Police Chief Central Community  Economic Development
James Salsbury School System Amanda Moody
225-367-1254 225.262.1919 amanda.moody@central-la.gov
Assistant City Clerk   Public Records Requests - IBTS
Debbie Moutoun   Request Form