Getting Started. Collecting data. First survey. Past plan/policy reviews. Focus groups.
Land suitability analysis. Assess crashes, congestion, etc. to prepare existing conditions report. First project Symposium.
Prepare preliminary recommendations for roads / freight, transit, walking, biking and policy.
Preliminary costs. Implementation priorities and strategies. Best practice guidance. Second survey and Symposium.
Present to elected boards. Finalize report. Prepare final documentation. Celebrate success!
The Lake Charles Metropolitan Planning Organization (LCMPO) is updating it's transportation plan. With a horizon of 20+ years, the plan will have to contemplate not just today's issues, but many more to come as our region's success spreads and grows. We welcome that challenge, and invite you, your organization/church/family/school to partner with us to build transportation solutions that meet those challenges while retaining the unique feel of our community.
Southwest Louisiana is a great place, and one that is changing every day. Transportation can make the great things keep happening, and resolve many problems that come with change. Play the video to learn more.