A 50-Year Resilience Master Plan for Calcasieu and Cameron Parishes

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THE PROCESS & SCHEDULE

The priority of the Just Imagine SWLA process is to listen to the needs and desires of the Calcasieu and Cameron Parish communities. Throughout the 12-month process, you have opportunities to engage during each of the 3 steps: Listen, Test, and Decide.

PROJECT AREA TOPICS

The end result of this process will be a 50-year resilience master plan for both parishes, which will include 10 catalytic projects that address the following 5 project area topics:

PROJECT TEAM

The Community Foundation SWLA selected a team of Louisiana and national experts, led by Pittsburgh-based planning firm Urban Design Associates, to facilitate the Just Imagine SWLA Process. Click on the names below to learn more about each firm’s qualifications and experience.

Urban Design Associates (UDA) has 55+ years of experience listening to local communities and empowering people through design. At the heart of everything UDA does is resiliency and adaptation, with an eye focused on innovation, collaboration, and public process. 

UDA TEAM
Franklin Associates

Louisiana-based public engagement firm with 16+ years of experience with disaster recovery, resiliency, and planning.

STANTEC

Internationally recognized resilience, infrastructure, and engineering firm, including Calcasieu and Cameron Parish natives.

WHLC ARCHITECTURE

Louisiana based architecture firm.

Dr. Richardson & Dr. Groft

Louisiana-based economic consultants.