Eunice Economic Development Board

Board meets on the first and third Thursday of each month.

The Eunice Economic Development Board was created in November 2007 by city appointment. The original board consisted of 12 members. The original members included: Anthony Baltakis, Clifton Clause, Andre Soileau, David Lance Pitre, Margaretta Frey, LeeEdwards, Johnny Reed, David Papillion, Fred Landry, John Guillory, James Bergeron, Jr., and Tom Dischler.

Created and presented an economic devolopment plan before the mayor and city council seeking the city's directive as to which aspects of the plan needed attention.

Since inception, it has been the goal of the board, with the assistance of the City and the Chamber of Commerce, to promote our City for economic growth and to retain the wonderful businesses that have made Eunice home. This goal is to be acheived while keeping in mind our desire to maintain our unique identity as a superb small town in Acadiana.

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  • Symphony Wows Audiences With Radio Hits | | The Eunice News, Eunice, La.www.eunicetoday.comEunice Symphony Wows Audiences With Radio HitsWed, 2014-04-09 14:38Todd ElliottBy Todd C. Elliotttodd.elliott@eunicetoday.comThe sound of any city is not in its loud daytime traffic or night time sirens. And only when those sounds become song, can that society, or city, hear what it truly sounds lik...

  • Saturday, APRIL 12, 2014, the weekly "Rendez-vous des Cajuns" Music Show will celebrate a very special birthday, Cajun Music Legend DL MENARD'S 82nd birthday (on April 14) with a performance by MR. DL MENARD AND THE JAMBALAYA CAJUN BAND. The "Rendez-vous des Cajuns" show is performed live every Saturday night at the historic Liberty Theater in downtown Eunice, LA. Best described as the "Cajun Grand Old Opry" the family-friendly show features an emcee who hosts the show in Cajun French and a dance floor where people can dance to the music of Cajun bands performing live in the restored 1924 Vaudeville house. Tickets go on sale every Saturday at 4:00 PM at the ticket window of the Liberty Theater. Tickets are $5.00 and it is general admission seating in the Theater. The show starts at 6:00 PM. AND, every Saturday in Eunice, LA, within a one block area of the Liberty Theater, visit the Eunice Depot Museum, and the Cajun Music Hall of Fame and Museum and the JEAN LAFITTE PRAIRIE ACADIAN CULTURAL CENTER will feature the following events: 3:00 PM: Cajun Music Jam 4:00 PM: Food presentation For more information call (Monday thru Friday) 337-457-7389 or go to Photos courtesy of David Simpson

  • Guest at last meeting. Very informative.

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  • Rep Office now in Eunice on weekly basis | | The Eunice News, Eunice, La.www.eunicetoday.comSLEIDD Rep Office now in Eunice on weekly basisThu, 2014-03-20 11:30Todd ElliottJudy Meche and Don Reber in the Eunice office on Thursday.Parish economic development officials have announced the formation of a satellite office located in the city of Eunice. The St. Landry Parish Economic Industrial…

  • Son of a legend making movie on Eunice icon | | The Eunice News, Eunice, La.www.eunicetoday.comSon of a legend making movie on Eunice iconThu, 2014-03-20 10:19Todd ElliottGerry McGee in period costume and on location in Avoyelles Parish.Andrew Hunter, at left, and Gerry McGee, at right, portrayed as Cajun music masters Amede Ardoin and Denus McGee.Eunice native Gerry McGee is a music legend t...

  •'s Choice: Bigger and better than ever | | The Eunice News, Eunice, La.www.eunicetoday.comTaster's Choice: Bigger and better than everFri, 2014-02-28 11:06Todd ElliottThe 4th Annual Taster’s Choice at LSUE Acadian Center was a sold-out success for the Eunice Community Health Center, according to the event coordinators. Those in attendance on Wednesday had a chance to sample and vote for…

  • Community Health CenterAny political candidates are invited to participate in the "Taster's Choice" competition. Current political persons/candidates participating include: Sheriff Bobby Guidroz Ellis Daigle - candidate for district attorney of St. Landry Parish Terry Hoychick- candidate for Eunice city judge Paul Brown- candidate for Eunice city judge It is a wonderful opportunity to give back to the local community and a wonderful way to engage voters.

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