Southwest Louisiana Regional Planning Development Commission
Southwest Louisiana
Regional Planning Commission

we are

southwest louisiana

regional planning commission

We are committed to the future of Southwest Louisiana.
By focusing on the key aspects of sustainable growth in the region,
we help maintain a healthy environment and streamline transportation,
while driving economic development.

Beauregard Parish Allen Parish Calcasieu Parish Jeff Davis Parish Cameron Parish

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watershed initiative region 4


Managing future flood risk in Region 4 through watershed-based solutions.

meetings &

public notices


Regional Planning Commission Board Meeting
Wednesday, June 26th


bayou bike & hike southwest louisiana

trail network

Take a peek at our GIS map of existing and planned bike and pedestrian trails. In addition, take a brief survey and propose where you'd like a trail within Southwest Louisiana.

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See what
inspires us


To Engage
Identify
Plan
& Implement

An inspiring presentation by Joseph P. Riley, the future of mobility and transportation with Matt Griffin, and a perspective on our interstate system with Neil DeGrasse Tyson.

Recreating Charleston,
Contemporary Urban Design
- Joseph P. Riley

Click to Watch »

Louisiana's Transportation Future
- Matt Griffin, Futurist

Click to Watch »

How We Got The Interstate System
- Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Click to Watch »

swla ready:

stay ahead of the storm season


IMCAL Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy 2021

CEDS 2021

Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy

Southwest Louisiana Parishes

Allen - Beauregard - Calcasieu - Cameron - Jefferson Davis

Click here for the full report     


Comprehensive Master Plans

Beauregard Parish
Town of Oberlin
City of Lake Charles

Click on the Master Plan for the City, Town, or Parish you'd like to learn more about »

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Master Plan

Town of Oberlin »

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Master Plan

City of Lake Charles »

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Master Plan

Beauregard Parish »

Who We Are

The Regional Planning Commission (RPC) serves as the designated Economic Development District (EDD) for Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron and Jeff Davis Parishes, as well as the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for greater Lake Charles. Our primary goal is the continued growth and development of Southwest Louisiana.

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Engage - Identify - Plan - Implement

Our mission is to
ENGAGE our members,
IDENTIFY their needs, wants & shovel ready projects,
PLAN for those projects &
IMPLEMENT those plans with sustainability & resiliency.