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
Upcoming Events in the Community:
Christmas in Scott
When: December 4, 2013
Where: St. Aubin Park (located downtown Scott near the railroad tracks)
Come one, Come all!! It will be loads of fun. FREE and open to the public. This is the perfect event to put you into the Christmas spirit. Bring the children to visit and take a picture with Santa Clause, sing-a-long to various carols, take part in the lighting of the tree, and watch other exciting forms of local entertainment provided by Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic School, Play and Learn Preschool, and Valerie's Vocal Studio. Please call City Hall at 337-233-1130 with any questions.
Refreshments will be sold by Valerie's Vocal Studio.
Please bring your own camera, there will not be a professional photographer on site.
Plenty of free parking at the newly built Farmer's market.
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.
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 email@example.com 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.
***NEW LINK***Due to several request, we have added a link that enables members of the community to view/print the Minutes and Agendas from each monthly Council Meeting. Click on the "Government" tab listed above to explore our new link.