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Economic Development District #1

Economic Development District #1 was created by Ordinance No. 2009-10-4147 on October 14, 2009. The District encompasses approximately 500 feet on either side of US Hwy 90 (the future Interstate 49 corridor)throughout the entire Parish and also includes properties located at the Acadiana Regional Airport and the Port of Iberia. It is funded through revenues derived from a one percent (1%) sales and use tax levied within the District boundaries. Economic development projects are selected by the District.