News | November 2015

The Interstate 49 Connector through Lafayette will either be the best economic spark the city has seen in decades or the biggest mistake since the Evangeline Thruway cut the city in half.


Monday marks the close of a voter-approved one-cent sales tax to build a new terminal at Lafayette Regional Airport.

The LRA Commission held a press conference Monday morning to celebrate the end of the eight-month sales tax and the community's support for airport expansion.


One Acadiana announced its endorsement of a 7.27-mil property tax renewal on Saturday’s ballot that supports Lafayette Parish School System operations.

The millage has been on the rolls for more than 40 years and generates about $14 million a year for the school system.


One Acadiana has expressed its strong support for a tax renewal for the Lafayette Parish School System.

The 7.27 millage renewal will be on the ballot Saturday. It has been in place for more than 40 years, and generates about $14 million each year for the district.


This has been one of the most exciting and challenging years of my life. Being a part of a fledgling organization that means so much to so many is both overwhelming and rewarding. It's difficult for one person to set all the things in motion required for success. In fact, that sort of isolationism can cause the opposite.



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