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Gonzales, LA – On Wednesday, September 5, 2018, at 10:00 a.m., representatives with the City of Gonzales will hold a presentation in the Council Meeting Room at City Hall to unveil the new Passenger Rail Station Master Plan. A brief introduction will be given by City of Gonzales Mayor Barney Arceneaux, with City Engineer Jackie…

Members of the River Region Art Association gathered on July 28th at a “cool” reception celebrating the “Red Hot Night” Art Exhibit. We were joined by our special guest Mayor Barney Arceneaux whose interest and support of the gallery and its move to our new location at 320 East Ascension St., Gonzales, LA was greatly…

Gonzales, LA –  City of Gonzales Mayor Barney Arceneaux recently visited Meylan, France, as part of a group consisting of elected officials and member of the Gonzales Committee on Cultural Affairs, Meylan and Gonzales have been sister cities since the 1980s, with representatives from each city visiting the other on alternate years. As part of…

The City of Gonzales is asking that all homeowners in the community who were impacted in any way by the March and/or August 2016 floods to click here to register and complete a quick survey. The State of Louisiana has secured funds to assist homeowners with costs associated with rebuilding. Completing this survey is critical in…

The Restore Louisiana Homeowner Assistance Program survey opens on Monday, April 10 and will be available on the restore.la.gov website. The survey should take about 15 minutes and will not require documentation. If, based on your answers, you potentially qualify for assistance, you’ll be asked to apply for the program. Documentation will be needed when the formal…

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announces that beginning Thursday, March 23 at 9:00 am through Monday, March 27 at 5:00 a.m. all lanes of LA Hwy. 44 will be closed in Gonzales at the Kansas City Southern Railroad crossing. This closure is needed for Kansas City Southern Railroad crews to repair the…

Mayor Barney Arceneaux was joined by City of Gonzales Council members David Guitreau, Harold Stewart and Neal Bourque, as they met with Congressman Garrett Graves in Washington D.C. this week. The group was there for a National League of Cities conference, and met with Graves to discuss issues pertinent to our community.

The Ascension Parish Public Open House for the Capital Region Long Range Transportation Plan will be held on Thursday, March 9, from 4:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m., at the Public Safety Center in Gonzales. Residents are invited to come and go at their convenience to view displays and fill out a short survey.

City of Gonzales Mayor Barney Arceneaux would like to thank the local legislative delegation, especially State Representative Johnny Berthelot, and State Representative Ed Price, who represented the City of Gonzales recently as they obtained funding to be presented to the Jambalaya Festival Association through the Visitors Enterprise Fund. Mayor Arceneaux, on behalf of the City…

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