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Town of Berwick LighthouseKnown for the distinctive red lighthouse that stands along its riverfront, Berwick is a community connected to the world by waterways, rail and U.S. Interstate 49.  Bordered to the east and north by the mighty Atchafalaya River, the Town of Berwick is ideally positioned to support the thriving oil and gas and fabrication industries that define the areas economy.

With over three miles of U.S. Interstate 49 highway frontage available and more than 1.500 acres of land available, Berwick is perfectly situated for future retail, commercial and residential development.  The recent opening of Cypress Lake RV Resort and Sleep Inn Motel in Berwick complements the services available within this community.

Situated within  Berwick are historic neighborhoods and new residential developments.  The community offers an exceptional quality of life with a well developed recreational complex offering gymnasium, ball parks, meeting and event facilities.  Pharr Park offers tennis courts and a Dixie Youth League Baseball field.  The public schools in Berwick are regularly identified as some of the highest performing in the State of Louisiana.

Berwick's back yard is the idyllic and beautiful Atchafalaya Basin.  This 800,000 acre overflow swamp is one of the world's largest natural water systems with excellant recreational activities, concentrations of bald eagles, black bear and more.  Learn more about services available in Berwick below.

At A Glance


Founded: October 23, 1907
Population: 4.946
Housing Units: 1,825
Education:  Berwick Elementary School, Berwick Junior High School, Berwick Senior High School
Recreation: Berwick Recreation Civic Complex, Pharr Park, Willie Steward Park, St Mary Golf & Country Club, Berwick Public Library, many walking trails, 19th century Berwick Lighthouse (formerly the Southwest Reef Lighthouse) on the Atchafalaya River
Worship: Assembly of God, Baptist, Catholic, Methodist, Pentecostal

 

Community Leaders

Mayor:     Louis Ratcliff

Council:  Duval Arthur, Troy Lombardo, Damon Robison, Greg Roussel, Edgar Thomas
 
Contact

Town of Berwick
3225 Third Street
Berwick, La.  70342
(985) 384-8858
townofberwick.org

 


Resources
Electricity
  Cleco
Cable TV
  Allen's TV Cable
Garbage
  SWeeDEE LLC  
Telephone
  Allen's TV/Cable
  AT&T Residential
  AT&T Business
  Gulf Coast Broadband
  Integrated Data System  

(800) 622-6537

(985) 384-8335

(337) 828-4935

(985) 384-8335
(888) 757-6500
(888) 620-6000
(985) 384-7040
(985) 385-5600
Newspapers
  The Daily Review  
  St Mary Journal 
Television/Radio 
  KBZE 105.9/1390 
  KBZZ 86.7 FM
  KMRC 1430
  KQKI 95.3 FM
  KWBJ TV 39
Police  
  Berwick Police Dept
 
(985) 384-8370
(985) 384-1350

(985) 385-1391
(985) 851-1020
(985) 384-1350
(985) 395-9536
(985) 384-6960
911 or
(985) 384-7710
Fire
  Berwick Volunteer
       Fire Dept
US Post Office
Library
  St Mary Parish Public
  Library,  Berwick Branch
Internet
  Allen's TV/Cable 
  Gulf Coast Broadband 
  Integrated Data System
 911     or
(985) 384-2121

(985) 384-9255


(985) 385-2943


(985) 384-8335
(985) 384-7040
(985) 385-5600


 

 
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