Highest priority for participation:
Lafitte Corridor Connection Kick-Offs
To provide an opportunity for the general public to hear about the project, comment on initial analysis, and express interest and concerns about the project. Keypad polling devices will be used to collect public feedback.
Monday, August 15th – 6PM to 8PM
TWO LOCATIONS (Attend Nearest You):
Sojourner Truth Community Center, 2200 Lafitte Street and
Grace Episcopal Church, 3700 Canal Street
Lafitte Corridor Connection General Community Meeting
To provide the public with a chance to comment on proposed plans, recommendations and strategies. Keypad polling devices will be used to collect public feedback and determine preferences and priorities.
Saturday, August 20th – 9:30AM to 12:00PM
Delgado Community College, City Park Campus – Student Life Center 615 City Park Avenue
Other opportunities provided to accommodate varied personal schedules:
Lafitte Corridor Connection Topical Discussions
To provide an opportunity for the general public to provide input on issues and opportunities relative to the specific topic. Only necessary to participate if unable to communicate ideas and concerns during the kick off or other opportunities.
Daily August 15th-19th – 4:30 to 5:30PM
Aug 15: Recreational Activities and Programming AND Education, Employment and Job Opportunities
Aug 16: Greenway Arts and Interpretive AND Transportation, Stormwater, and Infrastructure
Aug 17: Land Use and Urban Design AND Housing and Economic Development Strategies
Aug 18: Financing, Operations and Maintenance
Aug 19: Health and Environment
Sojourner Truth Community Center, 2200 Lafitte Street
Lafitte Corridor Connection Greenway Design and Land Use Chip Game
To provide an opportunity for the general public to play the Greenway Design and Land Use Chip Game – a tool for drawing out public preference and priorities for the greenway, greenway park, and corridor.
August 15 – 19 11:30am – 12:30pm
August 16 – 18 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Lafitte Corridor Connection Open Studio
To provide flexible hours for the general public to stop in and view progress on the project. Only necessary to participate if unable to communicate ideas and concerns during the kick off or other opportunities.
August 15 – 19 10 am – 5:30 pm
Thanks for your ongoing support and interest in the project!