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Breaux Bridge named city of the year for 2018

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Breaux Bridge is the City of the Year for 2018, according to Acadiana Profile Magazine.

On January 9, 2018 the mayor said the accolade confirms the city's quickly growing reputation. The council also approved a bond issue to pay for expansions and improvements to the St. Martin Hospital.

Voters will head to the polls in March to vote on the $12 million bond that will finance 24 new in-patient rooms and renovating 11 other rooms. The bond will also fund an MRI unit, hybrid surgical suite, and buy 44 acres of land.

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