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.…
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.
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.…
“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.…
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