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 […]
As the city of Broussard prepares to unveil a master plan for its downtown district, at least one developer is ready to break ground on projects.
Clifton Guidry’s plan for Parc des Aimee, which will be located at 403 E. Main St. across from Broussard City Hall, includes a quaint cafe with outdoor seating and a courtyard with a gazebo where people can connect.
“That’s the vision,” Guidry said. “We’re hoping people can use the space to gather and network and socialize since it’s across from city hall.”
The concept aligns with ideas shared […]
Last week, Mayor Ray Bourque sat down with KLFY’s Caroline Marcello to talk about the City of Broussard’s economic and retail growth as it relates to our location between two airports with a connection to Interstates 10 and 49 as well as US 90. Here’s the video in case you missed it – exciting times for us in the future! Read more at KLFY.com […]
We are very proud of our Broussard Chamber of Commerce and support their bold vision for our region. If you are looking to make a positive impact on our local economy, apply for this initiative today at http://bit.ly/2MSdGvE […]
CenterPoint Energy presented a check to the Broussard Fire Dept. as part of their Community Partnership Grant. This money will be used to replace outdated multi-gas meters, which detect oxygen levels as well as harmful gases […]
The $4.4M Capital Outlay coupled with the City’s $2.9M for the second phase will develop S. Bernard Rd. from Fairfield Ave. to Hwy. 90. Investing in Broussard’s infrastructure is a vital part of ensuring a healthy economy for our future […]
We love to see our local businesses in the spotlight. Check out this story on Ton’s Drive In.
At Ton’s Drive-In in Broussard, partons get an extra side with their breakfast. Lennon Wellborn and his father, Adam Wellborn go to the local eatery every weekday for a biscuit and some father-son bonding time. But, Lennon can’t help but pass out high fives with morning coffee.
See full article at KADN […]
Broussard barber and veteran Nick Duplechine at All American Barbering was recently visited by Governor John Bel Edwards. You can find out more about this local veteran-owned business at www.allamericanbarbering.com.
Read the full article on KATC […]
We are pleased that Cox, LUS Fiber, and AT&T are continuing to invest in Broussard, helping our businesses and residents connect faster.
See full article on The Advertiser […]
A rendering of the soon to be completed C’est Jolie Centre located at 481 Albertsons Parkway in Broussard.
Photo provided by Eddie Raggette
With no city property tax and business-friendly permit process, we make it easy to build in Broussard. We’re pleased to see this new development in our great city.
Read full article on The Advocate […]
Original article by Megan Wyatt on TheAdvocate.com
Imagine downtown Broussard as a family-friendly destination with an outdoor music venue, pocket parks and shaded sidewalks for leisurely strolls to restaurants, shops and coffee houses.
This is the community vision for Broussard’s Main Street that took shape during a public meeting Monday evening at The Ballroom of Broussard.
“So what would you like to see happen as a result of this experience?” asked Brent D. Henley of The Pyramid Group. “It is a loaded question.”
Read the article at: https://www.theadvocate.com/acadiana/news/article_83ae89ae-8633-11e9-ac36 […]
The City of Broussard is holding an open design session for the master plan for Broussard’s Main Street and historic downtown.
Monday, city officials and the Lafayette Economic Development Authority held a charrette to work on development for the project. The process will continue from June 3 through June 6, 2019, with a final presentation on the 6th.
A charrette is an intensive, interdisciplinary, and publicly inclusive design session that works onsite with public officials, consultants, stakeholders, landowners, and the public to produce a vision for development.
Monday’s meeting and all future meeting are being held at the […]