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


Step 01: Listening Update
  • Who Has Participated So Far
    • Over 1700 people have participated in the Just Imagine SWLA process so far, providing over 4,000 comments about the strengths, weaknesses, and opportunities for Southwest Louisiana.
  • What We’ve Heard
    • During the Listening Workshop in mid-November, smaller ambassador meetings, and in online engagement tools, we asked 3 questions:
      • What do you love about your community?
      • What were the problems in your community before the 2020 storms and what are the hurdles you are facing now?
      • What are your dreams for the future of your community?
    • Together, you provided an incredible wealth of knowledge and an exciting framework for the future. Below are the emerging themes:

Plan Recommendations Idea Wall

The Idea Wall has been updated to include Plan Recommendations for the 5 Plan Area Topics - Community Planning, Housing, Infrastructure, Economic Development, and Natural & Cultural Resources. Read through the plan recommendations, give a thumbs up or thumbs down for the recommendations you like and don't like, and add any additional recommendations you think we should consider.

Hello Lamp Post

Keep an eye out - Hello Lamp Post is a friendly, interactive text messaging platform that allows residents and visitors to playfully interact with signs around their community and share their visions for the future. Say Hello in an Innovative Way!