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New commercial project coming to Opelousas

Posted at 5:06 PM, Oct 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-10 18:38:30-04

OPELOUSAS, La. - A new commercial project is coming near Evangeline Downs in Opelousas.

It's being called the Gateway to Acadiana and will feature stores, hotels an RV resort, and a new home for the St. Landry Parish Chamber of Commerce.

"This whole concept is about capitalizing on unique Acadian Culture that we have so we kind of view this in largely as a gateway just because of the way the roadways are so we hope to be complimentary of the culture while providing citizens and visitors with a lot of options."

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