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 by and have a taste!
Purvis J. Morrison, Mayor
Upcoming Events in the Community:
Christmas in Scott
Date: Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Time: Farmer's Market will open at 5p.m. and Christmas Program will open at 6:00p.m.
Location: Downtown Scott on the corner of St. Mary St. and Cayret St. near the railroad tracks and Coffee Depot.
This event is FREE and open to the public!!! Local entertainment will be on hand which includes Ossun Elementary School Chorus, Westside Elementary School Chorus, Unity Christian Academy Chorus, and Valerie's Vocals Studio. It is the perfect community event to put you in the holiday spirit!!
Also, come and join us for the official lighting of our Christmas Tree and a visit/ free photo op with Santa Clause.
**NEW** A special Christmas Farmer's Market will open at 5p.m. with specialty items for your holiday needs. Items will be homegrown or handmade. If you are interested in becoming a vendor for this special ONE night event please do call City Hall at 337-233-1130 for more information and to register.
Refreshments will be sold.
City of Scott Land Use Code
The City of Scott has recently adopted a Land Use Code, click here to view the full copy.
**HOT OFF THE PRESS!**Scott Centre 705 is the new magazine that will be distributed throughout the City of Scott quarterly. Look for it at all the hot local spots!
****State of Louisiana Weatherization Assistance Program Application****
Click on the WEATHERIZATION PROGRAM APPLICATION to download a hard copy and to read for more information.
Due to several request, we have added a link that enables members of the community to view/print all of the ordinances and codes that the City of Scott has adopted. Click here , or go the Government tab to explore our new link.
Annual Scott Boudin Festival
The 2nd Annual Scott Boudin Festival was held on April 4th, 5th, & 6th, 2014. Check out the by 2014 Highlights of the Boudin Festival which was filmed by Holbrook Multimedia, Inc. which is featured in our video gallery.
Any other information regarding the festival please click to view the OFFICIAL Scott Boudin Festival website .
MARK YOUR CALENDARS......the 3rd Annual Scott Boudin Festival will be held on April 10th, 11th, & 12th, 2015!!!
City of Scott Farmers' Market, "Le Petit Magasin de Scott"
The Farmers Market is open every Saturday from 7am-12noon (March-October). Always a family friendly atmosphere. CLICK HERE to view the rules, regulations, and vendor fees. Feel free to call City Hall at 337-233-1130 for more information.
CLICK HERE to view a diagram of the Round-a-bout at the intersection of Hwy 93, Apollo Road, and I-10 N. Frontage Road, I-10 Entrance/Exit Ramp or visit the lobby of City Hall to view in person. Also click here to complete a survey from DOTD to voice your opinion, http://www.katc.com/news/dotd-survey-on-scott-roundabout/
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 Troy Bergeron.