City of New Iberia

City of New Iberia The (official) City of New IBERIA page.

New Iberia was founded on the banks of the Bayou Teche in 1779 by a group of Spaniards from Malaga. It is the only extant town in Louisiana to be founded by Spaniards during the Colonial Era. The Spanish pioneers called their town “Nueva Iberia” in consideration of their homeland.

Join us downtown today!
07/04/2019

Join us downtown today!

New Iberia Police Department
06/30/2019

New Iberia Police Department

June 27, 2019

RE: Press Release

On June 26, 2019, Agents with the New Iberia Police Department Narcotics Investigation Unit, with the assistance of the Patrol Division, initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic violation.

Contact was made with the driver of the vehicle, Lance Paul Benoit, 25, of Branch, LA. Benoit had an active felony warrant for Possession with Intent to Distribute a Schedule I CDS.

Agents gathered enough information and evidence to obtain a search warrant on the vehicle. A search of the vehicle yielded over 1 pound of suspected marijuana and 20 THC Cartridges.

Benoit was arrested and booked into the Iberia Parish Jail on the active felony warrant. Benoit was additionally charged with two counts of Possession with Intent to Distribute a Schedule I CDS and traffic violations.

Sobriety Checkpoint scheduled for New Iberia
06/28/2019
Sobriety Checkpoint scheduled for New Iberia

Sobriety Checkpoint scheduled for New Iberia

On Friday, July 5, 2019, between 9:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m., the New Iberia Police Department will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint within the corp limits of New Iberia. The checkpoint will target impaired drivers under the influence of alcohol or any other dangerous substances. The Police Departmen...

New Iberia Police Department
06/26/2019

New Iberia Police Department

June 26, 2019

RE: Press Release

During the early morning hours of June 26, 2019, New Iberia Police Department Criminal Investigations Division and Patrol Division executed a narcotics search warrant at a residence located on the 500 block of Babb Alley.

During the search, Agents recovered approximately 3.5 ounces of suspected marijuana, 1.5 ounces of suspected crack cocaine, 11 grams of suspected synthetic marijuana, various types of pills, and approximately $800.00 in U.S. Currency.

Charles L. Nerve, 36 years of age, was arrested and booked into the Iberia Parish Jail on the charges of:
Possession with Intent to Distribute a Schedule I CDS
Possession with Intent to Distribute a Schedule II CDS
Possession with Intent to Distribute a Schedule IV CDS
Illegal Use of a Controlled Dangerous Substance in the Presence of Persons under 17 years of age
Second of Subsequent Offense of a CDS Law
Creation or Operation of a Clandestine Laboratory
Prohibited CDS Acts
Transactions involving Proceeds from Drug Offenses

Earl Gilliam, 28 years of age, was also arrested and booked into the Iberia Parish Jail on the charge of:
Principal to the Creation of Operation of a Clandestine Laboratory

Attending the annual Cultural District meeting in Alexandria at the Museum of Art. Meeting Louisiana community neighbors...
06/21/2019

Attending the annual Cultural District meeting in Alexandria at the Museum of Art. Meeting Louisiana community neighbors, and making new acquaintances.

PLEASE SHARE...We invite you to join us at the Sliman Theatre - 129 E. Main St., New Iberia on Monday, July 1, 2019 at 6...
06/20/2019

PLEASE SHARE...We invite you to join us at the Sliman Theatre - 129 E. Main St., New Iberia on Monday, July 1, 2019 at 6:00pm for a City of New Iberia TOWN HALL - CITY PROGRESS.

To be presented will be:
-New Iberia Police Department Crime Stats
-City Departmental Overview
-Our progress through growth and grants

New Iberia Police Department
06/19/2019

New Iberia Police Department

June 19, 2019

RE: Press Release

On June 18, 2019, while conducting an investigation, members of the New Iberia Police Department initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle in the 800 block of Ivan Street.

Investigators made contact with the driver, Floyd Mitchell (34 years of age). While speaking with Mitchell, he admitted to having a firearm and marijuana inside the vehicle.

Investigators recovered the firearm and approximately 5 grams of suspected marijuana.

Investigators discovered Mitchell was a convicted felon and prohibited from possessing a firearm.

Mitchell was subsequently arrested and booked into the Iberia Parish Jail on the charges of:
1. Traffic Offense (Improper Turning)
2. Possession of Marijuana
3. Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon
4. Possession of a Firearm by a Person Convicted of Domestic Battery

Teche Area Festival and Farmers' Market
06/18/2019

Teche Area Festival and Farmers' Market

Veggies are going fast!

New Iberia Police Department
06/18/2019

New Iberia Police Department

June 17, 2019

NIPD Narcotics Agents executed a Search Warrant for a residence on the 500 Block of Verna Lane. The search revealed suspected Marijuana, Xanax, Tramadol, and Oxycodone. The residence search also revealed a stolen AR-15 Rifle, reported to stolen to IPSO. The arrested subject was identified as Jalynn J. Archangel, 24.
Archangel was charged with the following: LARS 40:966/A Possession with the intent of SCH I CDS, 40:1041 Monies Derived, (3) Counts of 40:969: A; Dist. Of SCH IV CDS, 40:967/Possession with the intent of SCH II, 40:1023 Drug Paraphernalia, 14:95E Possession of a Firearm in the presence of CDS, and 14:69 Possession of stolen firearm.

06/13/2019
Teche Area Festival and Farmers' Market
06/04/2019

Teche Area Festival and Farmers' Market

Patsy Borel and Brent have plenty of tomatoes for the market this afternoon.

Iberia Travel
06/03/2019

Iberia Travel

🇺🇸🇺🇸 Honor the veterans in your life and those in the community at Iberia Preservation Alliance's Stars & Stripes free musical performance on June 30. 🇺🇸🇺🇸

#onlyiberia #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul

Atchafalaya National Heritage Area
05/29/2019
Atchafalaya National Heritage Area

Atchafalaya National Heritage Area

If you're a Bayou Teche paddler, you'll soon have another option for put-in. #AtchafalayaNHA #GeauxPaddle T.E.C.H.E. Project #OptOutside

05/28/2019
PUBLIC NOTICE.....PLEASE SHARE
05/21/2019

PUBLIC NOTICE.....PLEASE SHARE

TECHE AREA FARMER'S MARKET.....right now, in Bouligny Plaza, New Iberia OPEN NOW!
05/21/2019

TECHE AREA FARMER'S MARKET.....right now, in Bouligny Plaza, New Iberia OPEN NOW!

We have a wide variety of vegetables!

Preservation
05/18/2019

Preservation

If Hamela Anderson's polka dot pigkini is any indication, Summer has arrived.

Come work on that summer bod with a Slightly-Older Fashioned (featuring 100 proof Old Forester Kentucky Straight Rye) and a big ass plate of Brisket Nachos.

Merci.

City of New Iberia
05/16/2019

City of New Iberia

PLEASE SHARE...and join us on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 6:00pm in the Sliman Theater - 129 E. Main St., New Iberia.

City of New Iberia
05/16/2019

City of New Iberia

PLEASE SHARE...and join us on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 6:00pm in the Sliman Theater - 129 E. Main St., New Iberia.

PLEASE SHARE...and join us on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 6:00pm in the Sliman Theater - 129 E. Main St., New Iberia.
05/16/2019

PLEASE SHARE...and join us on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 6:00pm in the Sliman Theater - 129 E. Main St., New Iberia.

City of New Iberia
05/14/2019

City of New Iberia

PLEASE SHARE...City of New Iberia has the following JOB OPENINGS.

Benefits offered: Hospitalization, paid holidays, annual leave, sick leave, and retirement. Applications may be obtained and must be submitted to the Municipal Civil Service Department, City Hall - Room 203, 457 East Main Street, in New Iberia. Phone (337) 369-2351 Fax (337) 365-2857

The City of New Iberia does not discriminate against any person on the basis of sex, race, age,
creed, religion, ethnicity, or handicap.

PLEASE SHARE...City of New Iberia has the following JOB OPENINGS.Benefits offered: Hospitalization, paid holidays, annua...
05/14/2019

PLEASE SHARE...City of New Iberia has the following JOB OPENINGS.

Benefits offered: Hospitalization, paid holidays, annual leave, sick leave, and retirement. Applications may be obtained and must be submitted to the Municipal Civil Service Department, City Hall - Room 203, 457 East Main Street, in New Iberia. Phone (337) 369-2351 Fax (337) 365-2857

The City of New Iberia does not discriminate against any person on the basis of sex, race, age,
creed, religion, ethnicity, or handicap.

City of New Iberia
05/13/2019

City of New Iberia

PRESS RELEASE...from Mayor Freddie DeCourt, City of New Iberia.

PRESS RELEASE...from Mayor Freddie DeCourt, City of New Iberia.
05/13/2019

PRESS RELEASE...from Mayor Freddie DeCourt, City of New Iberia.

Iberia Industrial Development Foundation
05/13/2019

Iberia Industrial Development Foundation

#IberiaParish LA retail sales over the 13 month period. #ShopIberiaFirst #strongerthanyoumaythink

Iberia Industrial Development Foundation
05/13/2019

Iberia Industrial Development Foundation

**Job Fair Alert**

#IberiaMedicalCenter in #IberiaParish LA is hosting a job fair!! Save the date and get the details here. #savortheopportunity

Iberia Parish Government
05/10/2019

Iberia Parish Government

Iberia Parish President M Larry Richard - annouces a Job Opportunity

New Iberia Police Department
05/10/2019

New Iberia Police Department

At the New Iberia Police Departments Quarterly Meeting, Major Michael Barnett was awarded as the Officer of the Quarter. Major Barnett is a tireless worker that goes above and beyond his duties to keep the departments standards held at its highest levels of service. Congratulations Major Barnett!

New Iberia Police Department
05/08/2019

New Iberia Police Department

Please join us in Congratulating our Officers that Graduated from the Police Academy today! Hunter Martin, Alan Nelson, William Wingate, Quaylyn Hebert, and Jacob Richard. These Officers have already completed their 4 month Field Training Program with the New Iberia Police Department and have now completed the 15 week Police Academy and will be back at work serving our Community in the coming days. #NIPDFamily

City of New Iberia
05/08/2019

City of New Iberia

CONGRATULATIONS to Mayor Freddie DeCourt, as he was presented the "Leadership Award," at the Louisiana Preservation Awards Soiree held in downtown Baton Rouge at the Capitol Park Museum on Thursday evening.

From across the state applicants, Mayor DeCourt was selected to receive this very prestigious recognition. Presenting were (left to right) Ray Scriber, Director of Louisiana Main Street; Jane Braud, CMSM New Iberia Main Street; Mayor DeCourt-City of New Iberia; Brian M. Davis, Executive Director-Louisiana Trust for Historic Preservation.

CONGRATULATIONS to Mayor Freddie DeCourt, as he was presented the "Leadership Award," at the Louisiana Preservation Awar...
05/08/2019

CONGRATULATIONS to Mayor Freddie DeCourt, as he was presented the "Leadership Award," at the Louisiana Preservation Awards Soiree held in downtown Baton Rouge at the Capitol Park Museum on Thursday evening.

From across the state applicants, Mayor DeCourt was selected to receive this very prestigious recognition. Presenting were (left to right) Ray Scriber, Director of Louisiana Main Street; Jane Braud, CMSM New Iberia Main Street; Mayor DeCourt-City of New Iberia; Brian M. Davis, Executive Director-Louisiana Trust for Historic Preservation.

NewIberia Main Street
05/08/2019

NewIberia Main Street

During the recent Louisiana Preservation Conference held in Downtown Baton Rouge, Louisiana Main Street, communities that achieved National Main Street Center's 2019 accreditation were awarded certificates.

Pictured are Kristin Sanders, Assistant Secretary, Louisiana Office of Cultural Development and Ray Scriber, Director, Louisiana Main Street presenting to Jane Braud, CMSM Director of New Iberia Main Street.

City of New Iberia
05/08/2019

City of New Iberia

CONGRATULATIONS to Mayor Freddie DeCourt, as he was presented the "Leadership Award," at the Louisiana Preservation Awards Soiree held in downtown Baton Rouge at the Capitol Park Museum on Thursday evening.

From across the state applicants, Mayor DeCourt was selected to receive this very prestigious recognition. Presenting were (left to right) Ray Scriber, Director of Louisiana Main Street; Jane Braud, CMSM New Iberia Main Street; Mayor DeCourt-City of New Iberia; Brian M. Davis, Executive Director-Louisiana Trust for Historic Preservation.

CONGRATULATIONS to Mayor Freddie DeCourt, as he was presented the "Leadership Award," at the  Louisiana Preservation Awa...
05/08/2019

CONGRATULATIONS to Mayor Freddie DeCourt, as he was presented the "Leadership Award," at the Louisiana Preservation Awards Soiree held in downtown Baton Rouge at the Capitol Park Museum on Thursday evening.

From across the state applicants, Mayor DeCourt was selected to receive this very prestigious recognition. Presenting were (left to right) Ray Scriber, Director of Louisiana Main Street; Jane Braud, CMSM New Iberia Main Street; Mayor DeCourt-City of New Iberia; Brian M. Davis, Executive Director-Louisiana Trust for Historic Preservation.

NewIberia Main Street
05/08/2019

NewIberia Main Street

During the recent Louisiana Preservation Conference held in Downtown Baton Rouge, Louisiana Main Street, communities that achieved National Main Street Center's 2019 accreditation were awarded certificates.

Pictured are Kristin Sanders, Assistant Secretary, Louisiana Office of Cultural Development and Ray Scriber, Director, Louisiana Main Street presenting to Jane Braud, CMSM Director of New Iberia Main Street.

Nouphay Kongphongmany State Farm Agency
05/06/2019

Nouphay Kongphongmany State Farm Agency

Exciting News!!! Definitely exciting for me. Our town is growing so fast. We now have a Hobby Lobby here. For those that live in a big city, this might not be anything to you. For us it’s huge!!! No longer having to fight through Lafayette traffic. Mia Bourgeois was there to represent our office for Hobby Lobby grand opening. Greater Iberia Chamber of Commerce Hobby Lobby #NKAgency #HobbyLobby #LoveThisTown.

Friends of Bayou Wheels Skatepark
05/06/2019

Friends of Bayou Wheels Skatepark

SK8jam 2019 - Bayou Wheels Skatepark 1|4 #newiberiacitypark
#rukuslafayette #newiberia #bayouwheelsskatepark @ New Iberia City Park

Friends of Bayou Wheels Skatepark
05/02/2019

Friends of Bayou Wheels Skatepark

For Sk8 Jam: parking will be limited so park in yellow area. Do not park in red zone.

Home : City of New Iberia, Louisiana
05/02/2019
Home : City of New Iberia, Louisiana

Home : City of New Iberia, Louisiana

We would like to welcome you to the official web-site of the City of New Iberia, Louisiana. Our citizens are proud to boast that our city exhibits that “Joie de Vivre” (the joy of life), and offers something very unique. Whether you are looking to relocate and want to know more about our communi...

Home : City of New Iberia, Louisiana
05/01/2019
Home : City of New Iberia, Louisiana

Home : City of New Iberia, Louisiana

We would like to welcome you to the official web-site of the City of New Iberia, Louisiana. Our citizens are proud to boast that our city exhibits that “Joie de Vivre” (the joy of life), and offers something very unique. Whether you are looking to relocate and want to know more about our communi...

On behalf of the City of New Iberia, Mayor Freddie DeCourt sends CONGRATULATIONS to the organizers and participants of t...
04/29/2019

On behalf of the City of New Iberia, Mayor Freddie DeCourt sends CONGRATULATIONS to the organizers and participants of the 2019 El Festival Espanol de Nueva Iberia on another successful event.

Our out of town cyclists guests visiting this weekend with 2019 Cycle Zydeco, thoroughly enjoyed all of the activities, food and music held in conjunction with the festival!

Friends of Bayou Wheels Skatepark
04/29/2019

Friends of Bayou Wheels Skatepark

Sk8 JAM this Saturday May 4th from 3-6pm. Open to all ages!

Push, blade, scoot or pedal to #bayouwheelsskatepark in #newiberiacitypark 🌳💚

Brought to you by #friendsofbayouwheels #dominos 🍕🍕
❤️ & support of City of New Iberia Parks and Recreation & our sponsors🙏 💓
Iberia Parish #farmbureau Local Agent Chantel Peltier #ClecoCommunity
#rukus103
#dgk
#newbalanceskateboarding
#blackrainbowboards

Address

457 East Main Street, Suite 300
New Iberia, LA
70560-3846

Opening Hours

Monday 08:00 - 16:30
Tuesday 08:00 - 16:30
Wednesday 08:00 - 16:30
Thursday 08:00 - 16:30
Friday 08:00 - 16:30

Telephone

(337) 369-2300

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