PlanLafayette Week 2017 Announced

PlanLafayette Week started in 2014 to introduce Lafayette to the ideas and action items recommended in the comprehensive plan. Since the initial week, it has become an event series where plan successes are celebrated and new initiatives are announced.

Click here read the plan first adopted by the Planning Commission in June 2014. Visit the Facebook page for all event details and registration links for the week. All events are free and open to the public.



PLW Calendar 2017


Lafayette Consolidated Government will host PlanLafayette Week August 21-26 with a variety of informative sessions focused on Lafayette’s Comprehensive Plan. Attendance for all events is free of charge, however space is limited and registration is required. LCG is partnering with several community partners to host activities.


Monday, Aug. 21

7:30 a.m. – Downtown Action Plan Update, Presented by Downtown Development Authority (DDA)

11:30 a.m. – Rethinking PARK(ing), Presented by ReCover Acadiana, DDA, Downtown Lafayette Unlimited and Downtown Restaurant and Bar Association

Tuesday, Aug. 22

7:30 a.m. – Congress Case Study and LPTFA Campus Tour, Presented by Lafayette Public Trust Financing Authority

11:30 a.m. – Focus on Drainage: Development Workshop, Presented by REALTORS® Commercial Alliance of Acadiana

Wednesday, Aug. 23

9:30 a.m. – Project Front Yard Summit, Presented by Lafayette Economic Development Authority

Thursday, Aug. 24

9 a.m. – Capacity-Building & Grant Writing Tips by Crystal Taylor-Jones, Presented by Housing & Urban Development New Orleans Field Office

12 p.m. – Housing & Redevelopment, A Panel Discussion, Presented  by One Acadiana

5:30 p.m. – Fair Housing Assessment: Open House, Presented by Lafayette Consolidated Government’s Community Development and Planning, Zoning & Development Departments, No Registration Required

Friday, Aug. 25

7:30 a.m. – CREATE Summit, Day 1, Presented by Lafayette Convention and Visitors Commission

Saturday, Aug. 26

7:30 a.m. – CREATE Summit, Day 2, Presented by Lafayette Convention and Visitors Commission




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