here to read our Mayor's vision for economic development.
All of the Town of Bernice is located in
the Enterprise Zone.
The Renewal Community in Bernice is
located west of US 167 and north of Second Street, and east of US 167
and north of LA Highway 2. There are several tax incentives for
businesses located in these areas. For more information, please contact
the Bernice Town Hall at (318) 285-9071.
Bernice, Louisiana is looking for Hotel,
Housing, Business Developers and Investors for our rural community.
Bernice is a community that is on the brink of major growth. The four-
laning of U. S. Hwy 167 is almost complete. A railroad expansion
to Bernice is in the works. The Town of Bernice is the gateway to
surrounding lakes. They include Lake D'arbonne and State Park, 10
miles, Lake Claiborne and State Park, 13 miles, and Corney Creek Lake
and Dam, 5 miles. Our area is rich with natural resources such as
excellent hunting and fishing. The Town of Bernice and Union Parish has
one of the lowest property tax bases in the state. Our area is in the
Renewal Community and the Enterprise Zone.
New businesses can contact the Bernice
Industrial Development Corporation.
PO Box 186
Bernice, LA 71222