Welcome Letter from the Mayor
Bonjour a tout, "Good Day to All" from the great city of Scott, Louisiana "Where the West Begins and Hospitality Never Ends."
Currently Scott, Louisiana is the home of over 8,000 great people. Our progressive city has demonstrated that we can maintain a great quality of life for our citizens along with bringing quality businesses that enhances our great city. My hands on approach and open door policy will always make me accessible to you, the people of Scott, if you need anything of me please, never hesitate to call or just come by City Hall.
Residents, this is a quick and easy way to keep up with your government, businesses and activities that go on around Scott.
Visitors, I hope you will enjoy viewing the great amenities of our great city. The growth, prosperity, and culture are what make Scott the richest part of the gumbo. So come by and have a taste!
Purvis J. Morrison, Mayor
News/Upcoming Events in the Community:
Upcoming Events & News
2017 Mardi Gras Parade
The annual Mardi Gras Parade hosted by the Scott Business Association will be on February 19th, 2016 at 1:00pm. Mardi Gras season is always a busy time with numerous parades however; Scott's annual parade is one of the only parades in Acadiana that promises to be "Family Friendly."
The registration fee per float is $125.00.
All parade participants MUST be pre registered. A registration meeting will be at the Scott Police Station on February 1st at 6:00pm. If you cannot attend that meeting then you can register at First Turn, Inc. on Frontage Road in Scott starting February 8th-17th from 8:30am to 5:30pm.
Mary Hebert can be contacted with any other questions at 337-984-7502 only during the hours of 9am-4pm.
CLICK HERE for a map of the route and rules.
A restoration permit is needed to repair your home or business that was affected by the flood waters. The permit is FREE but needed by most insurance companies and FEMA. Please have the cost of repairs, name of contractor, and a reciept/invoice from any mold removal or treatment that was done. If you have any questions please call Tammy at City Hall 337-233-1130.
DISATER ASSISTANCE from FEMA
Apply by phone 1-800-621-FEMA (3362)
Please have the following information available when you call:
*Social Security #'s for everyone in the household
*Current Mailing address
*Address of the affected property
*Brief description of the damages
*Insurance information including policy number
NOTE: This is a very important step to help declare the City of Scott a federal disaster area.
If you did get water in your home PLEASE call Scott City Hall immediately at 337-233-1130.
1. We will need your name
2. Your home address
3. If you have flood insurance
4. And how much water went into your home
5. Pictures also will be very helpful
This information is very important to the City of Scott. Thank you.
Click here to view
The City of Scott Annual Budget - Fiscal Year 2016-2017
Farmers Market: "Le Petit Magasin de Scott"
The Scott Farmers Market will host its grand opening on May 9th from 7am-1pm located at 917 Cayret Street. It will be held the 2nd Saturday of each month and will end October 10th, 2015.
Come out and enjoy the family friendly atmosphere. The wide variety of vendors all with their own unique items to sell. For your convenience you may download an application by clicking the link listed below then turn it in to City Hall or the Begnaud House. The booth space is FREE but items must be HANDMADE or HOMEGROWN.
Farmers Market Application
If you are interested in becoming a vendor please contact:
City Hall at 337-233-1130
Angela with the Begnaud House at 337-269-5155
City of Scott Land Use Code
The City of Scott has recently adopted a Land Use Code, click here to view the full copy.
Annual Scott Boudin Festival
Any other information regarding the festival please click to view the OFFICIAL Scott Boudin Festival website .
MARK YOUR CALENDARS......the 5th Annual Scott Boudin Festival will be held on April 21st, 22nd, & 23rd 2017!!!
The 2nd Annual Scott Boudin Festival was held on April 4th, 5th, & 6th, 2014. Check out the 2014 Highlights of the Boudin Festival which was filmed by Holbrook Multimedia, Inc. which is featured in our video gallery!!
Apollo Road Extention
CLICK HERE to view a map of the final approved route for the Apollo Road Extention or visit the lobby of City Hall to view in person.
Draft Comprehensive Plan--"Scott 2032: Your Community. Your Plan." The City of Scott has released the a draft of the Comprehensive Plan, for public review and comment. The Team has prepared a comprehensive plan based on the participation of citizens during a week-long Charrette in October 2011. The Scott 2032 Plan documents the community's Vision and includes goals and policies for guiding the future of Scott.
Copies of the Comprehensive Plan are available to download by clicking here for FINAL DRAFT , APPENDIX 02 , APPENDIX 03 , and also please feel free to fill out the COMMENT FORM . Additionally, copies have been made available at the following locations for viewing; Lafayette Public Library, Scott Branch, 5808 Cameron St.; Scott City Hall, 125 Lions Club Rd; and La Maison de Begnaud House, 110 Benoit Patin Rd. There will be comment forms available at these locations as well as online.
The City of Scott has also hired Pat Logan to serve as the Comprehensive Plan Facilitator, to be contacted at 337.233.1130 or by email pl[email protected] /* */ to answer any questions, concerns, or meeting information.
Also, a Comprehensive Planning and Zoning Commission which consists of five members of the community who were appointed include; Preston Bernard, Kara Boudreaux, Yolanda Senegal, Kirk Prejean, and Mark Moreau.