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Gonzales, LA – Tuesday morning, December 8, was party time in Gonzales as area senior citizens descended on the Gonzales Civic Center for the annual Christmas Party held in their honor. Each year, the numbers increase, with this year’s numbers topping the 800 mark. The event is quite the social event of the year. City…

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Gonzales, LA – The City of Gonzales is set to bring the Christmas season to light with two very special events being held in the city. On Tuesday, December 1, the annual lighting of the City of Gonzales Christmas tree will be taking place at City Hall on Irma Boulevard. The tree is decorated and…

Gonzales, LA – City of Gonzales Mayor Barney Arceneaux honored a 29 year-old tradition on Tuesday morning, November 3, as Ascension Parish residents filled the Gonzales Civic Center for the annual Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast. The theme for this year’s event was simple, but poignant, Love One Another. After a welcome from Judge Guy Holdridge the…

Gonzales, LA – On Monday, September 21, the City of Gonzales hosted a quarterly Capital Region Planning Commission (CRPC) meeting. City of Gonzales Mayor Barney Arceneaux is a commission member, and City of Gonzales Chief Engineer Jackie Baumann is a Technical Advisory Committee member. The meeting saw guest speaker Dr. Eric Kalivoda, Deputy Secretary with…

Gonzales, LA – City of Gonzales Mayor Barney Arceneaux hosted a press conference on Wednesday, September 16, at the site of a newly proposed Gonzales rail depot that would be part of the Louisiana Super Region Rail Authority’s plan for a commuter rail line to service passengers from Baton Rouge to New Orleans. He, along…

Kidz Kove Donation

Gonzales, LA – On Wednesday, September 9, City of Gonzales Mayor Barney Arceneaux joined with City of Gonzales Chief of Police Sherman Jackson, 23rd District Court Judge Alvin Turner and board members with Project Kidz Kove as the organization received at $33,000 donation. Alvin Chauvin, with recently disbanded Local Union 102 in Prairieville, presented the…

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The new Master Growth Plan has recently been approved by a unanimous City of Gonzales Council vote. If you haven’t looked at it yet, make sure to click the bottom of our website for a complete plan, indicating progressive changes for the city over the next 20 year time span.

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Lafayette, LA – On Saturday, August 1, Carroll Breaux, Mayor of Springhill, and former LMA First Vice President was installed as 2015-2016 President of the Louisiana Municipal Association at the Louisiana Municipal Association’s 78th Annual Convention at the Lafayette Cajundome. This promotion left a position available for First Vice President, which was soon filled by…

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The public pool at Jambalaya Park has officially added Sunday swims for the public during the months of September and October! They will run from noon until 5 p.m. until the end of October. Water aerobics and other programming information is coming soon, so stay tuned! You can contact the pool by visiting the below…

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