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:
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.
**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.
Annual Scott Boudin Festival
Any other information regarding the festival please click to view the OFFICIAL Scott Boudin Festival website .
MARK YOUR CALENDARS......the 4th Annual Scott Boudin Festival will be held on April 1st, 2nd, & 3rd 2016!!!
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 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 Mark Moreau.