We created this campaign with sustainability in mind. “SLP Forward” has the simplicity strength and flexibility to be used by many organizations over a long period of time. In the end, our goal is to increase the reach and frequency of the “SLP Forward” message to help boost St. Landry Parish’s image and ultimately attract businesses, residents and visitors to our area.

Our Supporters


Susan Brignac

Washington State Bank

“St. Landry Parish can truly serve as an “incubator for change and transformation” and become a true business model for collaboration with public and private business. Collectively we can make the difference.”


Bob Giles

Giles Automotive

“As a business owner in St. Landry Parish that is about to break ground on a new Nissan facility, I am excited about the “We’re Moving Forward” campaign and the new vision and exciting opportunities throughout the Parish that this campaign will bring to light.”


Jay Winford

Prairie Contractors

“For over 50 years the Prairie family of companies has been proud to call St. Landry Parish our home base of operations throughout all of south central and southwest Louisiana. We look forward to Moving Forward together for another 50 years!”


Our Partners

St. Landry Economic Development

St. Landry Economic Development (SLED), is committed to Moving St. Landry Parish Forward through exemplary leadership and a forward looking strategy of economic and community development initiatives designed to bring growth and prosperity to St. Landry Parish businesses, communities, its clients and youth.


St. Landry Chamber of Commerce

Since 1919, our chamber has served as an organization through which business executives, professionals and other concerned citizens have united to provide leadership and direction for the economic and social development of our community. Our success depends on the solid financial base our members provide as well as the dedication of those who work through our Board and our committee structure. We cannot be content to rest on the strength of our past successes because we will always have new challenges for improving our economic climate and quality of life in our great parish that we designate as home!

St. Landry Parish Government

The St. Landry Parish Government is a governmental subdivision of the state of Louisiana which operates under a Home Rule Chart under authority of Article VI, Section 5 of Louisiana Constitution of 1974, and subject to this charter, is authorized to exercise any power and perform any function necessary, or requisite for proper management of its affairs.

St. Landry Parish Tourist Commission

Positioning St. Landry Parish as a leading tourism destination in the state, region and south, is the main objective of the St. Landry Parish Tourist Commission.  By working with local accommodations, attractions, specialty shops, artists and restaurants, we continuously market and promote our unique heritage and culture, making tourism a leading industry in St. Landry Parish.  The Commission is housed in its award winning, sustainably designed visitor information center.  There travelers are greeted and encouraged to explore our authentic Cajun and Creole communities, rich with local flavor, where “We live our culture!”

SLCC T. H. Harris Campus

The main campus and our extension campus both offer technical training and associate degrees to students in St. Landry Parish. The T. H. Harris extension campus is home to Louisiana’s only accredited Nondestructive Testing program and one of the college’s largest Practical Nursing programs.

Louisiana State University Eunice

Louisiana State University Eunice is committed to the principle that individuals should have the opportunity to develop themselves through education commensurate with their capabilities and interests.

St. Landry Parish School System

The mission of the St. Landry school system is to “prepare all students for life’s challenges by teaching them the skills necessary to acquire and apply knowledge to function effectively in a technological, multicultural, global society.

St. Landry Parish Solid Waste

The St. Landry Parish Solid Waste Disposal District provides residential and commercial solid waste collection and disposal, as well as operation of the St. Landry Parish Landfill and recycling centers for residents and businesses of St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.

St. Landry Parish Sheriff

It is the mission of the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office to provide the highest level of protection and service to the citizens of St. Landry Parish through dedication, professionalism and cooperation with the community. Our services will meet or exceed the professional standards established for nationally accredited law enforcement agencies and will be delivered with humility, respect for human dignity, and without prejudice or favor.