|BATON ROUGE, LA – The Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) along with Restore the Mississippi River Delta and several local partners will host a series of community conversations ahead of the 2023 Coastal Master Plan’s official release in early January 2023.
The meetings in November and December will be an opportunity for communities across the coast to engage directly with the Coastal Master Plan team.
Topics to be discussed include:
- Discussion on how CPRA is addressing challenges facing specific regions
- Near-term regional projects considered for the 2023 Draft Coastal Master Plan
- What a future without action looks like across the coast and in specific region
- Review of draft 2023 plan regional and coastwide maps
- Demonstration of the updated beta version of the Master Plan Data Viewer (interactive)
There will be an open house and complimentary dinner, beginning at 6 p.m., followed by a short presentation and longer discussion at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will include an interactive demonstration of the updated Master Plan Data Viewer which is being developed along with the plan.
The dates and locations for the first set of meetings are listed below. Please register via Eventbrite for a meeting near you.
TUESDAY | NOVEMBER 1 | 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Lil G’s Restaurant
Belle Chasse, LA 70037
THURSDAY | NOVEMBER 3 | 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
5124 E St. Bernard Hwy.
Violet, LA 70092
WEDNESDAY | NOVEMBER 9 | 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Xavier University, University Center
4980 Dixon St.
New Orleans, LA 70125
THURSDAY | NOVEMBER 10 | 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Larose Regional Park and Civic Center
307 E 5th St.
Larose, LA 70373
WEDNESDAY | NOVEMBER 16 | 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Northshore Technical Community College
65556 Centerpoint Blvd.
Lacombe, LA 70445
THURSDAY | NOVEMBER 17 | 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM
RiverFront Grill’s Banquet Room
530 Park Ave.
Abbeville, LA 70510
THURSDAY | NOVEMBER 17 | 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Lafayette Science Museum
433 Jefferson St.
Lafayette, LA 70501
WEDNESDAY | NOVEMBER 30 | 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Clarion Inn Conference Center
1500 Louisiana 30 W.
Gonzales, LA 70737
MORE DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED.
For more information on the 2023 Coastal Master Plan, please visit https://coastal.la.gov/our-plan/2023-coastal-master-plan/ or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.