Rapides Parish, Louisiana is one of 64 parishes in Louisiana. A parish, in Louisiana, is the equivalent of a county in other states. Alexandria is the parish seat. It encompasses the Alexandria, Louisiana Metropolitan Statistical Area
- See also: Evaluation of Louisiana parish websites
- An inspection of the website finds that it includes information regarding members of the police jury (the governing agency) of the parish, but does not include contact information.
- Meeting minutes are available from 2001 to present. Current agendas are also available.
- Local tax information is available.
- The most recent audit information available on the website is dated 2008.
- No information is provided about how parish residents can request access to public documents of the parish under Louisiana's sunshine laws.
- Budget information is two years out of date.
- Parish contracts are not available.
- There is no search function on the website.
- ↑ Parish Police Jury
- ↑ Agendas and Minutes
- ↑ Sales and Use Tax
- ↑ 
- ↑ Budget