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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



 Date: November 30, 2017

 Time: 5:30 pm (Christmas Market will open & Program at 6:00pm) 

 Where: 917 Cayret Street (near the railroad tracks and St. Mary St.)


Show your community pride and help us light the way for the FIRST ever "SCOTT LIGHT TRAIL"  You can do this by decorating your home or business!!

Come sing-a-long with the entertainment which will surely put you in the Christmas Spirit.  Enjoy the official lighting of the Christmas Tree in downtown Scott. Bring a can good donation to take a free picture with Santa.  For more information please call City Hall at 337-233-1130.

 If you are interested in participating in the Christmas Market, booth space is free but space is limited contact Shelley at City Hall, 337-233-1130.  



The City of Scott will be accepting applications for a Laborer II position.  Experience working with Municipal Water, Sewer, Gas, or Streets and Drainage Preferred.  Must have CDL or be able to acquire one on the job.  Application forms and job descriptions may be picked up at the Scott City Hall, 125 Lions Club Road, Monday thru Friday between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00pm. Send completed application and/or resume to City Manager, P.O. Box 517 Scott, Louisiana 70583.  We are an equal opportunity employer.

Annual Scott Boudin Festival
Any other information regarding the festival please click to view the OFFICIAL Scott Boudin Festival website .       


MARK YOUR CALENDARS......the 6th Annual Scott Boudin Festival will be held on April 6th, 7th, & 8th 2018!!!                

  Check out the 2014 Highlights of the Boudin Festival which was filmed by Holbrook Multimedia, Inc. which is featured in our video gallery!!




Click here to view
The City of Scott Annual Budget - Fiscal Year 2017-2018





The Scott Market

Come out and enjoy the family friendly atmosphere.  The wide variety of vendors all with their own unique items to sell.  Stay tuned with exciting new updates and activities or visit the Scott Cultural District Facebook page. The market is scheduled to start Saturday, June, 2018.

If you are interested in becoming a vendor please contact:
City Hall at 337-233-1130.



City of Scott Land Use Code 

The City of Scott has recently adopted a Land Use Code, click here to view the full copy.  



 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