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District 8 City-Parish Councilwoman Liz Webb Hebert has been working for more than two years to address the lack of bus stop shelters for Lafayette Transit System riders. Throughout the City of Lafayette, riders can catch a bus at 650 stops.

LOUISIANA, September 6, 2018- Liskow & Lewis is proud to announce a firm attorney of forty-six years, Lawrence P. Simon, has been elected into the Lafayette Bar Association Hall of Fame. Inclusion in the Lafayette Bar Association Hall of Fame is intended to recognize an exemplary career as an attorney, dedicated service to the community, and participation in the Bar.

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Created in late 2008, MHG exists as a full-scale comprehensive family medicine facility with multiple service offerings covering the basics of primary care while emphasizing in cardiovascular prevention.

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Iberia Parish President Larry Richard said the future looks bright for South Louisiana Community College after a meeting was held this week about the International School of Aviation Excellence. 

The meeting included One Acadiana’s President and CEO Troy Wayman, State Rep. Terry Landry, D-New Iberia, personnel from U.S. Rep. Clay Higgins’ office and others, who discussed future plans to establish an aviation school in Iberia Parish. 

This month, 1A’s Transportation Infrastructure Committee hosted Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) Executive Director Steven Picou for an update and Q&A on the airport’s new terminal project. The Lafayette Airport Commission (LAC) continues working with state and federal officials to advance the project.

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One Acadiana President and CEO Troy Wayman joined GMA this morning to share details on the organization’s upcoming “An Expert’s Perspective” event.

The event will feature economist Dr. Loren Scott who will give his forecast on Acadiana’s regional economy. Wayman says he believes this year’s forecast will be slightly more optimistic than what it has been in the past. The focus will be mainly on Acadiana but will also include comments on the region’s involvement in Louisiana’s economy, as well.

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Representatives from One Acadiana talk with Evangeline Parish officials about how to attain higher ed

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3.5 years;  since August 2014 (Lofton Staffing Services)

2. What do you most enjoy about One Acadiana?

Having the opportunity to actively make a difference in our business community, by volunteering/assisting in events to promote it!

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1A Sites Selection Investment Profile

Download our 2017 Annual Report and Business Directory.

1A Sites Selection Investment Profile

Check out our Investment Profile featured in Site Selection to learn about Acadiana’s target industries, regional assets, recent business recruitment wins, and business leaders’ perspective on finding success in Acadiana.

Southern Louisiana Economic Development Guide 2015-2016

Look for coverage of Acadiana throughout Vol. 1 of the 2015-2016 Southern Louisiana Economioc Development Guide. Click the image to view.

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Click the play button above to watch a recording of the LOGA Gubernatorial Forum moderated by One Acadiana President & CEO Jason El Koubi. The Forum was held March 13, 2015 in Lake Charles.

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News Page Play Button.pngClick the icon to listen to Harry Weiss and Dr. Pearson Cross discussing the importance of I-49 South and the I-49 Lafayette Connector project on KRVS Radio Acadie 88.7 FM

News Page Play Button.pngClick the icon to listen to One Acadiana staff member André Breaux (VP, Policy Initiatives) give updates on One Acadiana's progress and initiatives on KRVS Radio Acadie 88.7 FM.

If interested in more information about news, contact EVP, Economic Development Jim Bourgeois at jim@oneacadiana.org

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