Toward the far south end of the site, a large portion of property has been set aside for a preserve. The Preserve is designed to be a much more natural open space, with wetlands, wildlife habitat, boardwalks and trails, as well as storm-water management facilities.
“Green and Blue Streets” are designed to slow down, treat, temporarily store and convey storm-water that falls on site. Each of these streets is envisioned to have LID infrastructure at the curb (bioretention and infiltration gardens) and inlets to a vegetated swale and canal located on one side of the street.…
The Central Open Space is designed to be the heart of activity within Churchill Park. This space itself can even be thought of as three separate areas – the plaza, the park, and the pond - that each performs a different function within the Central Open Space.…
The Plaza is intended to be the most intensely developed, highly used, and therefore most heavily hardscaped space. The Plaza is designed to contain a pavilion that can serve as the centerpiece for events within the park, and act as a stage for the adjacent lawn.…
Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy provides enriched instruction in mathematics & technology
Economic development and financing in Jefferson Parish
Unique programs focused on providing Education that Works
State-of-the-art facility for corporate retreats, recruiting events or company receptions
High-quality office space for below-market rent
February 26, 2019 – The Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission (JEDCO) is pleased to announce the unveiling of the Churchill Technology & Business Park Master Plan. Approved for adoption by the JEDCO Board of Commissioners in February, the master plan will serve as the roadmap for continued development of the […]
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November 2, 2018 – The Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission (JEDCO), along with state, regional and local leaders, celebrated the groundbreaking of a new $70 million processing facility by Fuji Vegetable Oil in Avondale. The project will create 39 direct jobs with an average annual salary of $77,000, plus benefits. […]
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October 4, 2018 – The Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission (JEDCO) and Greater New Orleans, Inc. (GNO, Inc.) joined Avondale Marine LLC, Governor John Bel Edwards and elected officials to celebrate a critical step forward in bringing the iconic Avondale Shipyard site back into commerce. Avondale Marine LLC, a newly-formed […]
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Close proximity to 11 major colleges/universities including Tulane and Loyola
Spans 500 acres
12 miles from Louis P. Armstrong International Airport as well as international port access
Churchill Technology & Business Park | 700 Churchill Parkway | Avondale, Louisiana 70094 | Email Us | 504-875-3908