Parks and Recreation Archives - City of Broussard

Investing in Broussard’s infrastructure is a vital part of ensuring a healthy economy for our future.

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 […]

Martial Billeaud Elementary School in final stages for the new school year

9.08.2019
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BROUSSARD (LA) — The first day of school is right around the corner and that means parents and teachers are preparing. At Martial Billeaud Elementary in Broussard, that means completing the final stages of construction on the brand new school.

Teachers of the new facility are seeing their classrooms for the first time. Under the drop off and pick up awning, they wheeled in all the supplies needed for their classroom one trip at a time. Third grade teacher Emily Denlinger said that even in the rain, it was exciting to set up the room.

“I’m dragging my stuff through […]

Catch Fireworks for 4th of July Celebrations

26.06.2019
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Most festivities taking place for Independence Day offer food, fun, music, and more for the entire family. (Photo: Scott Clause)

Kick-start your celebration at the Broussard Independence Festival taking place on June 29.
The Independence Day celebration is being held from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Broussard Sports Complex at St. Julien Park, located at 701 St Nazaire Road, Broussard.
The festival is free to attend and will feature fun jumps, the park’s splash pad, a strolling magician and face painting. All kids activities will be in the “Blue Pod” and live music from Seven Jet will be held at the “Red Pod” beginning at 6 p.m.
There will be a concession stand selling food […]

Envision downtown Broussard: outdoor music venue, pocket parks and beyond

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 […]

3 New Sport Facilities in Lafayette, Louisiana for Your Next Tournament

4.02.2019
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Lafayette is at the heart of Louisiana’s Cajun & Creole Country, an area known as the Happiest City in America and it’s no mystery why. Their distinctive blend of food, music and culture has people from all over heading down south with a smile on their face.

Our goal is to make your sporting event a memorable experience. Lafayette offers a central location (our nick name is the Hub City), world-class facilities, accommodations for every budget, a family-friendly atmosphere, and one of the most immersive cultural experiences in the country.

Lafayette has many multi-purpose sports […]

Broussard Fire Department Awarded Appreciation of Service

11.01.2019
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BROUSSARD, La – On January 10, Administrative Assistant to the Fire Chief Kasie Quebedeaux was presented a 12-year appreciation of service and dedication to the Broussard Fire Department award as she leaves to take a promotion with the City of Broussard.

Mayor Ray Bourque also attended the Broussard Fire Department business meeting to support two firemen who were promoted to Lieutenant. Firefighter Josiah Atkins and Firefighter Kale LeBlanc were both promoted to the rank of Lieutenant and will join the other officers in running the department.
Learn more at http://broussardfire.org/.

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Heaux, Heaux, Heaux. Top Priority of Louisiana USSSA Baseball Event

8.01.2019
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Pictured with some of the 2000+ toys collected at the USSSA Toys for Tots Winter Nationals played at Youngsville and Broussard Sports complexes are: (L-R) Mike LeBlanc, MCL; Kevin Thompson, MCL; Ronnie Broussard, MCL (Marine Corps League) Louisiana State Commandant; Kayla Odom, USSSA Baseball State Office; Jerry Broussard, MCL; Cliff LaPointe, MCL; Ray Bourque,  Broussard Mayor; Michael Williams, MCL; Courtney DiBetta, Broussard Assistant Recreation Director; and Chris Kittling, USSSA Site Director.

BROUSSARD, La  –  The weekend of December 1-2 provided the “Reason for the Season” and the USSSA Winter Nationals XIV brought the participants to battle for championships, however […]

Registration for Baseball, Softball & Tee-Ball

6.02.2018
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Register online at www.BroussardSportsComplex.com […]

PXP opens new facilities in Broussard

23.09.2013
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Posted: May 09, 2013 5:28 PM CDTUpdated: May 09, 2013 5:28 PM CDT

By Stephen Meaux – email

Thursday, officials with the Lafayette Economic Development Authority and Plains Exploration & Production Company announced PXP has started construction on a new warehouse and administrative offices in Broussard to support its growing offshore deepwater Gulf of Mexico operations.

The new 120,000 sq. ft. warehouse and storage facility will include a climate controlled storage area and will house necessary equipment and parts for offshore operations. In addition, an 8,000 sq. ft. office and conference room facility will be built to […]