PlanLafayette Week was held from February 5-12, 2014. Thanks to the many partners who made the week a big success! Presentations and information from the week's events will be updated soon.
Chapter 4, the draft document that contains the policies and the action items in the Comprehensive Plan, can be downloaded by clicking here
During PlanLafayette Week, several events were held to help educate members of the public about the plan and specific action items recommended by the Plan. Below are some of the presentations from the events.
Chuck Marohn, founder of strongtowns.org, gave a presentation to challenge assumptions about government revenues and expenses. Click the image above to download the slides from the Refine Government luncheon sponsored by DDA.
New Orleans-based planner Dana Nunez Brown presented about effective ways for communities like Lafayette to address flooding threats and storm water management. Click the image above to download the slides from the Reenvision Natural Resources breakfast sponsored by LEDA.
Walter Monsour, CEO of the Baton Rouge Redevelopment Authority, discussed the positive developments made possible in Baton Rouge to clean up areas of the city. Click the image above to download the slides from the Revitalize Neighborhoods luncheon sponsored by the Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Southwest Louisiana Black Chamber of Commerce.
Steve Oubre kicked off a discussion between UL President Dr. Joseph Savoie and City-Parish President Joey Durel about the strength planning efforts are bringing to the core of Lafayette. Click the image above to download the slides from the Reinvent the Hub City sponsored by LCVC.
Community Forum Series 4 was held on February 11 and 12. At those sessions, several of the recommended action items were highlighted as well as informational materials about the process to date and key planning concepts and decision points. Click the links below to download and view the information presented at the forums.