Broussard Businesses Archives - City of Broussard

FEMA – 2020 Louisiana Hurricanes

7.01.2021
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FEMA has issued important updates for businesses and individuals in Louisiana impacted by 2020’s hurricanes.

Please access this information here […]

Broussard Success Story: Billeaud’s Meat & Grocery

7.12.2020
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Our next  #BroussardSuccessStory is Greer Billeaud, Manager of Billeaud’s No. 3. Greer has managed Billeaud’s No. 3 for the past two years and believes their business impacts the Broussard community greatly as they provide reasonably priced breakfast & lunch options for the surrounding businesses and residents in Broussard.
Greer says he decided to do business in Broussard because of his family! His father is a 4th generation owner of Billeaud’s Meat & Grocery and has operated the store for 30 years. He saw an opportunity in the area to extend the reach of their products, and now […]

Broussard Success Story: Hungry As A Mother

20.11.2020
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Our next #BroussardSuccessStory is Amy Wellborn, Owner of Hungry As A Mother. Amy started Hungry As A Mother as a food blog in 2016. After MANY years of friends asking her for a cookbook, her blog was the place where she could start to compile all of her recipes. She opened Hungry As A Mother as a drive-through restaurant in December 2019, and since then, she has been proud to feed the Broussard community.
Amy says she chooses to do business in Broussard because, “Broussard has small-town cohesive vibes. The residents and administration at City Hall are super […]

Broussard Success Story: Bonjour Gifts and Décor

20.11.2020
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Join us in recognizing another #BroussardSuccessStory of local business owners who have taken advantage of the opportunities available in our community to help their businesses thrive. 
Marilyn Pepper Brunt and Janet Pepper Ray, sisters and owners of Bonjour Gifts and Decor, are carrying on the tradition that was once started by Wendy Lane 10 years ago in Broussard of selling fine French antiques and treasures. Relocating Bonjour back to its original roots and occupying the historic mid-century house located downtown in the heart of Broussard was an opportunity Marilyn and Janet couldn’t miss. Each room has a theme […]

Engineering company uses UVC lights to kill coronavirus bacteria

5.10.2020
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Braeden Engineering in Broussard is going the extra mile to keep employees healthy and provide essential equipment that is shipped worldwide. Another #BroussardSuccessStory

Video credit: KLFY

 

Click here to read the full article […]

Times of Acadiana Best of 2020

1.10.2020
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Congratulations to the businesses based or with a location in Broussard (and those soon to be!) that were named Times Of Acadiana Best of 2020 as well as to the finalists (Top 3). #BroussardSuccessStory #BroussardMeansBusiness

Winners:
Best Cajun Restaurant, Best Seafood Restaurant – Fezzo’s Seafood, Steakhouse, & Oyster Bar of Broussard, La.
Best Coffeehouse – Jet Coffee (Coming Soon to Broussard!)
Best Hot Dog – Fat Pat’s Bar and Grill (Coming Soon to Broussard!)
Best New Restaurant – The Point Seafood and Steakhouse
Best Nursing Home/Assisted Living Center – Camelot of Broussard
Best Sports Bar – Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux […]

Broussard Success Story: Sibley Construction Services

25.09.2020
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Local businesses are the backbone of our community, providing services, jobs, and growth for our City. We are recognizing Broussard success stories who have taken advantage of the opportunities available in Broussard to make their businesses thrive.
Our first is Kyle J. Sibley, President of Sibley Companies for 18 years and Founding Member of PR2 (Learn more about what they are doing to provide a Standard of Care for employers, building owners, and employees to reduce exposure and risk to COVID-19 at https://vimeo.com/428554969). Sibley Construction Services, LLC. is a turnkey insurance restoration construction company, and their […]

Jet Coffee to open second location, this one on St. Nazaire Road in Broussard

21.09.2020
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Jet Coffee, which opened last summer in a new shopping center in southwest Lafayette, will open a second location in Broussard at 109 St. Nazaire Road.

Owned by John and Stephanie Tommasini, the coffee shop has had success with the first location in the 1,800-square-foot space at 101 Camino Real Road and developed a base of loyal customers. Now they will expand into another 1,800-square-foot location that was once previously a CC’s Coffee House.

Read more from The Acadiana Advocate here: Jet Coffee to open second location, this one on St. Nazaire Road […]

New Guidelines for Louisiana Phase 3:

14.09.2020
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New Guidelines for Louisiana Phase 3:
 

Phase 3 will go into effect tonight

Restaurants, churches, salons, gyms will open to 75% of their capacity

Entities that were limited to 50% in Phase 2 are included in this increase to 75%

Bars will remain closed for on-premise consumption in parishes with a high COVID case count

Bars can apply for a restaurant license if they have a kitchen/serve food
Parishes with a low COVID case count can opt-in to open bars up to 25% of capacity.  *Low case count is defined […]

We’re Open: Tim’s Kitchen

1.07.2020
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The owner of Tim’s Kitchen, who some might remember as the former Chef and co-owner of Ruby’s restaurant, says he’s been blessed during the pandemic despite the challenges.

Many restaurants have had to close – some permanently – but he’s been able to stay open and keep his employees. He said initially he only had curbside and take-out, but since has opened up his restaurant for Phases I and II. Even today, though, most of his business is take-out.

Read the full article by KATC here: https://www.katc.com/news/lafayette-parish/were-open […]

Broussard dad recreates daddy-daughter dance in living room after coronavirus canceled school event

4.04.2020
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A Broussard dad created a special memory for his 6-year-old daughter who was looking forward to her school’s daddy-daughter dance, which was canceled due to coronavirus.

Chase Boutte says his daughter, Cameron, had her heart set on going to the dance at St. Cecilia School, and was sad to hear it was called off.

So to keep her spirits high, Boutte cooked dinner and asked Cameron to put on her new dress, and extended an invitation to her to meet him in the family’s living room.

That’s where daddy and daughter dined in style […]

Downtown Broussard to see revitalization through streetscapes, gateways; see master plan

3.03.2020
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Downtown Broussard will soon see infrastructure and aesthetic improvements that could help connect the growing city’s historic core with its newer residential areas.

Broussard leaders unveiled on Monday a new master plan they hope will guide public and private investment along the city’s Main Street corridor.

“Not only can this boost our local economy, but also enhance the quality of life for our citizens while recognizing our rich heritage,” said Broussard Mayor Ray Bourque. “We can see what Broussard’s future could hold.”

Read more at The Acadiana Advocate […]