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

9-22-16 Planning Commission and Board of Adjustment Meetings Cancelled

Tonight's Planning Commission and Board of Adjustment meetings have been cancelled.

September 27, 2016 City of Central Council Meeting

September 27, 2016 Council Meeting will be held at Central High School Auditorium, 10200 E. Brookside Drive, Central, LA 70818

September 22, 2016 BOA Meeting Cancelled

9/22/16 Board of Adjustments meeting has been cancelled.

September 15, 2016 Emergency Meeting of the City Council

An emergency meeting of the Central City Council will be held Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. at City Hall, 13421 Hooper Road, Suite 8, Central, LA 70818


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