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Help Clean Up Lafayette Parish with ‘Trash Bash’

Help Clean Up Lafayette Parish with ‘Trash Bash’

  Want to help clean up Lafayette Parish? Trash Bash, a community cleanup, is scheduled on Saturday, April 24, and residents of all ages are invited to participate to pick up litter in streets, parks, and Bayou Vermilion. Anyone can volunteer — individuals, community organizations, nonprofits, businesses, and the like. The effort is a partnership…MORE

Free Child Safety Seat Installation Saturday April 17, 2021

Free Child Safety Seat Installation Saturday April 17, 2021

  Assistance with child safety seats is offered free in Louisiana! Join nationally certified technicians, as they work to reduce serious injuries and fatalities in children by making sure your child’s safety seats are installed properly. The event is this Saturday (April 17, 2021) from 10 am – 1 pm at Oschsner Lafayette General, 2810…MORE

LCG Debris & Electronics Drop Off Day Is Saturday April 17

LCG Debris & Electronics Drop Off Day Is Saturday April 17

  Lafayette Parish residents can take advantage of Lafayette Consolidated Government (LCG) and Republic Services Debris & Electronics Drop-off Day to get rid of household junk. This is a chance to dispose of items that aren’t typically picked up curbside or can’t fit into a cart. LCG is working with electronic recycling management company MRM…MORE

Sandbags Are Available In Lafayette Parish

Sandbags Are Available In Lafayette Parish

  Lafayette, LA – Residents, especially those who live in areas prone to flooding, are encouraged to prepare for high water. Sandbag sites are available throughout Lafayette Parish. All locations are self-bagging, and residents must bring their own shovel and manpower.  Please note: The Fortune Road sandbag location is no longer open and has been moved…MORE

Festival International Announces 2021 Music Schedule

Festival International Announces 2021 Music Schedule

  Festival International 2021 is virtual April 23-25th, and the amazing music lineup was recently released. Every performance will be broadcasted on Festival’s Facebook page, which you can find here. In total, 51 performances over 3 days will make for an exciting year! The first performance on Friday, April 23rd begins with Acadiana’s own Sara…MORE

Lafayette Native Celebrates the 128th Birthday of the Rate of Chief Petty Officer

Lafayette Native Celebrates the 128th Birthday of the Rate of Chief Petty Officer

  CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (April 1, 2021) — U.S. Navy Chief Culinary Specialist Shaneris Stevens, from Lafayette, La., Food Service Officer, Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, slices a cake made in honor of the 128th U.S. Chief Petty Officer (CPO) birthday at the Dorie Miller Galley on April 1, 2021. The rank of CPO was officially established…MORE

Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival Returns In 2021

Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival Returns In 2021

  Great news! The Board of Directors announced the 79th Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival & Fair will be held on its traditional last full weekend of September 23-26, 2021 in New Iberia. The festival will put into place recommended best practices as per the State Fire Marshal’s guidelines, and the schedule of events will be…MORE

Johnson & Johnson Covid 19 Vaccination Locations Week of April 5, 2021

Johnson & Johnson Covid 19 Vaccination Locations Week of April 5, 2021

  The COVID-19 vaccine is the best way to protect yourself and your family members from COVID. Locations for the week of April 5 2021 Johnson and Johnson/Janssen Vaccine Single-dose vaccine April 5th Washington Community Center April 5th Melville Civic Center 10a-2p no appt. needed April 6th Mamou Rec Center April 7th New Beginnings Baptist…MORE

Lafayette Science Museum Opens This Saturday April 10

Lafayette Science Museum Opens This Saturday April 10

  After being closed for more than a year, the Lafayette Science Museum is reopening this Saturday, April 10th. The new hours of operation are Saturdays from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm and Sundays from 1:00 pm until 6:00 pm. The entire Museum will be open to the public, including the Planetarium. Face masks are…MORE

Lafayette Emergency Rental Assistance Program Now Available

Lafayette Emergency Rental Assistance Program Now Available

  Help is available to Lafayette Parish home renters struggling to pay rent and utilities due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Renters can apply for aid through the Lafayette Emergency Assistance Program (LEAP), funded by the federal government’s Emergency Rental Assistance Program. Funds are dedicated to low- and moderate-income renter households throughout Lafayette Parish. Lafayette Consolidated…MORE

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