SWLA has identified the following special projects to address regional needs:
These specialized services are designed to improve and support our regional community.
Collaborating on the I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge project with the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development and community members and organizations on behalf of the Metropolitan Planning Organization.
Working with commission members to develop comprehensive plans for each entity.
Undertaking a collaborative effort to engage public and private sector representatives in economic development planning that promotes regional coordination and expanded economic activity.
Mapping and analyzing watershed and developing regional projects to address watershed concerns.
Developing a coordinated plan to promote transportation by non-motorized users.
The Commission is proposing a pilot southwest Louisiana regional community public roads asphalt overlay project. We have invited all public entities in the southwest planning area to submit a list of roads to be improved by this effort.