New Iberia Mayor Pro-Tem Dan Doerle (7/26/17)

Teche Matters

New Iberia Mayor Pro-Tem Dan Doerle joins us on Wednesday's in the off week of New Iberia City Council meetings. On this occasion, we discussed last week's lengthy council meeting concerning building demolition, two downtown pocket parks and budget amendments.

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LSU AgCenter – Tom Hymel (7/25/17)

Teche Matters

Tom Hymel, Watershed Agent with the LSU AgCenter, discussed the recently closed inshore shrimp season and prospects for the fall season. He gave updates on crab and crawfish conditions and other Louisiana fisheries concerns.

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Iberia Parish Council Preview (7/25/17)

Teche Matters

Iberia Parish Council Chairperson Natalie Bernard Broussard and Councilman Paul Landry previewed the council meetings of 7/26/17. The council will get a presentation from the Acadiana Planning Commission to invite the Council to a Regional Watershed Summit on August 3, 2017. They'll also consider the purchase of a building to house the public works department.

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New Iberia Mayor Freddie DeCourt (7/20/17)

Teche Matters

New Iberia Mayor Freddie DeCourt joins us on the Thursday's following City Council Meetings (usually the 1st and 3rd of each month) at 10:30.

This week we discussed the future George Rodrigue Pocket Park, youth activities in the community, drainage planning with Iberia Parish Government and much, much more.

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Iberia Parish Council Review (7/18/17)

Teche Matters

Iberia Parish Council Chairperson Natalie Bernard Broussard and Councilman Paul Landry reviewed last week's council meetings. The council reviewed a drainage report, considered appointments to boards and commissions, and passed a resolution authorizing an Intergovernmental Agreement with the City of New Iberia to provide animal control services within the city limits.

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Iberia Parish Council Preview (7/11/17)

Teche Matters

Iberia Parish Council members Tommy Pollard, Mike Landry and Paul Landry previewed this weeks council meetings. The council is set to consider many appointments to boards and commissions along with a resolution authorizing an Intergovernmental Agreement with the City of New Iberia to provide animal control services within the city limits.

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LSU AgCenter – Blair Hebert (7/11/17)

Teche Matters

Blair Hebert, County Agent with the LSU AgCenter, discussed the pace if the sugar cane crop in Iberia Parish and an upcoming field day for cane farmers and related personnel.

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Connie Marcantel of the Better Business Bureau (7/7/17)

Teche Matters

Connie Marcantel of the Better Business Bureau of Acadiana discussed better business practices and ways to avoid scams such as: Shipping scam emails using DHL name, a Facebook tiny house giveaway scam and offered alerts about utilities scams. The BBB usually joins us on the first Friday of every month at 11am.

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Loreauville Head Football Coach Rhett Peltier (7/5/17)

Teche Matters

Loreauville Head Football Coach Peltier discussed the upcoming season, off-season activities and upcoming fundraisers. For ticket purchases, contact Shantel Neuville (337-519-5874) or Braedon Berard (337-229-6326).

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New Iberia Mayor Freddie DeCourt (7/6/17)

Teche Matters

New Iberia Mayor Freddie DeCourt joins us on the Thursday's following City Council Meetings (usually the 1st and 3rd of each month) at 10:30.
Since there was no meeting this week, we mainly focused on events, infrastructure and economic development.

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