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Creole-Zydeco Themed Art Wrapped Traffic Boxed Unveiled in Opelousas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2021   Creole-Zydeco Themed Art Wrapped Traffic Boxed Unveiled in Opelousas (Opelousas, LA) – A traffic...

March 19, 2021

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING – 2/9/2021

A public meeting will be held as follows: DATE: Tuesday, February 9, 2021 TIME: 5:00 p.m. PLACE OF MEETING: City of Opelousas Municipal...

February 9, 2021

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Louisiana Main Street Historic Revitalization Grant Application is Open

The Historic Revitalization Subgrant Program (HRSP) will provide funds to encourage the revitalization of historic downtown commercial...

February 3, 2021

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Fourth Art Traffic Box Unveiled in Opelousas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 20, 2020 Fourth Art Traffic Box Unveiled in Opelousas (Opelousas, LA) – A fourth art wrapped traffic signal...

August 20, 2020

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Third Art Wrapped Traffic Box Unveiled in Opelousas

(Opelousas, LA) – A traffic signal box featuring art by B.J. Smith located at the intersection of Union and Dunbar Streets in Opelousas...

August 7, 2020

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Third Opelousas Art Wrapped Traffic Signal Box Scheduled for Unveiling 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 3, 2020 Third Opelousas Art Wrapped Traffic Signal Box Scheduled for Unveiling  (Opelousas, LA) –Opelousas...

August 3, 2020

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Special Olympics “Flame of Hope” passes through Opelousas.

The Law Enforcement Torch Run is used to raise awareness to Special Olympics and the state’s upcoming summer games.  The final...

May 23, 2019

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City of Opelousas Honors 2019 Historic District Preservation Award Recipient

(Opelousas, LA)  – As part of National Preservation Month which is observed in May, the City of Opelousas honors property owners for...

May 20, 2019

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Opelousas Main Street Receives 2019 Accreditation

Opelousas, LA – Opelousas Main Street has been designated as an accredited Main Street America™ program for meeting...

May 6, 2019

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Opelousas Police Department Gets New Police Vehicles

(April 5, 2019) – Fourteen officers with the Opelousas Police Department have new vehicles that will help them to better serve and...

April 19, 2019

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