• Economic Development

  • Cultivating Growth in Natchitoches Parish

    The Natchitoches Economic Development Alliance provides leadership and support for economic development and workforce solutions in and around Natchitoches Parish. Our organization is currently working on many key projects, including an exciting new website. To schedule a site visit, or to learn more about the opportunities available in Natchitoches Parish email Executive Director Laura Lyles at laura.lyles@natchitocheschamber.com or call 318-238-1942. 

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  • LED Certified Sites

    Natchitoches Parish is development-ready with a focus on adding new, shovel-ready sites to our inventory. Natchitoches Parish has five certified sites. LED certification is granted after an extensive application process and exhaustive review. The benefits of certification include official acknowledgement of a site’s suitability and readiness and improved success in the site selection process. The program’s rigorous review process is conducted by an independent, third-party engineering firm.

    Click the images below to learn more about the certified sites in Natchitoches Parish. 

    Natchitoches Parish Port Site

    An overview of the Parish Port Site








    Natchitoches Business Park 1





    Natchitoches Business Park II








    Highway 478 Development Tract








    NSU North Business Park