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Shop Local

Shop Local

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again. The best gift you can give to the City of Broussard this holiday season is to shop local. By shopping with a local retailer, you are reinvesting in our community and helping us grow Broussard even more. When you spend $100...
Retail Ready: The Broussard Initiative

Retail Ready: The Broussard Initiative

The City of Broussard is ever-growing! Recently the city announced the availability of three new property zones as part of its “Retail Ready Initiative.” This program, which is exclusive to Broussard, identifies and designates properties of five acres and...
Expanding to Broussard is a Treat, Not a Trick

Expanding to Broussard is a Treat, Not a Trick

October is when all things spooky thrive, and the Halloween frenzy is almost tangible. But not everything is spooky during the spooky season in Broussard, namely expanding your business into Broussard. With various resources and economic advantages at your disposal,...
Broussard’s Boom of ‘22

Broussard’s Boom of ‘22

During the oil industry downturn in 2015, every entity in Lafayette parish saw a decline in sales, but Broussard saw the most severe drop. In 2016 and 2017, Broussard’s sales dropped 34%. Now Broussard officials are proud to anoint that taxable retail sales in...
Broussard’s Newest Project

Broussard’s Newest Project

At the end of August, the City of Broussard announced its plans for a drainage project that has been categorized as the ‘most aggressive drainage project’ the city has ever seen. Now that a few months have passed since the original announcement, the Broussard Economic...
The Broussard Culture

The Broussard Culture

“There are parts of America that are special, unique, unlike anywhere else. Cultures all their own, kept close, much loved but largely misunderstood. The vast patchwork of saltwater marshes, bayous, and prairie land that make up Cajun country is one of those places.” ...