The Advocate - Acadiana Business Advocate
Friday, April 19th, 2019

Good morning, Acadiana!

Today’s top business news:

Lafayette residents omitted from city district want charter lawsuit thrown out

Six residents who were inadvertently left out of city council voting district descriptions created by the Dec. 8 charter amendment want a judge to throw out a lawsuit challenging the charter amendment election. Read more

Houston-based group buys two shopping centers in Lafayette

Gulf Coast Commercial Group, a Houston-based company that owns over seven million square feet of retail space in 12 states, has purchased the Ambassador Row and Ambassador Row Courtyards shopping centers. Read more

Vermilion Parish launches 55 by 25 Initiative Wednesday

Vermilion Parish schools will be partnering with One Acadiana and the Vermilion Economic Development Alliance to launch their own 55 by 25 initiative this Wednesday. Read more