Important Upcoming Meetings!

Wednesday, January 8

8:30am- The Water Institute of the Gulf’s Expert Panel on Diversion Planning and Implementation, Welcome Center, Baton Rouge

For more information: http://thewaterinstitute.org/stay-connected/news/2013/12/18/Diversion-Expert-Panel-Meets-January-8

Social hosted by the Restore the Mississippi River Delta Coalition at the Breakroom, 421 Third Street, Baton Rouge (adjacent to Restaurant IPO), 5pm -7pm

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

5:30 p.m.  JOINT MEETING: DRAFT FY 2015 Annual Plan Public Hearings & NRDA Programmatic and Phase III Early Restoration Planning

Belle Chasse Auditorium
8398 Louisiana 23, Belle Chasse, LA 70037
(Get Directions)

5:30 p.m. — Open House

  • Information stations and informal Q & A

6:00 p.m. — Formal Meeting

  • Greeting, introduction, and meeting overview (5 – 10 minutes)
  • Presentation 1: DRAFT Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Plan (15 – 20 minutes)
  • Comment Period 1: Formal comment period for the DRAFT Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Plan
  • Presentation 2: DRAFT Programmatic and Phase III Early Restoration Plan and Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (15 – 20 minutes)
  • Comment Period 2: Formal comment period for the DRAFT Programmatic and Phase III Early Restoration Plan and Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement
  • Meeting concludes

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

9:30 a.m.  Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority Board

LaSalle Building, LaBelle Room, 617 N. Third Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802

5:30pm- JOINT MEETING: DRAFT FY 2015 Annual Plan Public Hearings & NRDA Programmatic and Phase III Early Restoration Planning

Warren J. Harang, Jr. Municipal Auditorium
Plantation Room, 310 North Canal Boulevard, Thibodaux, LA 70302
(Get Directions)

5:30 p.m. — Open House

  • Information stations and informal Q & A

6:00 p.m. — Formal Meeting

  • Greeting, introduction, and meeting overview (5 – 10 minutes)
  • Presentation 1: DRAFT Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Plan (15 – 20 minutes)
  • Comment Period 1: Formal comment period for the DRAFT Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Plan
  • Presentation 2: DRAFT Programmatic and Phase III Early Restoration Plan and Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (15 – 20 minutes)
  • Comment Period 2: Formal comment period for the DRAFT Programmatic and Phase III Early Restoration Plan and Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement
  • Meeting concludes

Thursday, January 16, 2014 —

5:30 p.m.  JOINT MEETING: DRAFT FY 2015 Annual Plan Public Hearings & NRDA Programmatic and Phase III Early Restoration Planning

Spring Hill Suites Lake Charles
Pelican Room, 1551 West Prien Lake Road, Lake Charles, LA 70601
(Get Directions)

5:30 p.m. — Open House

  • Information stations and informal Q & A

6:00 p.m. — Formal Meeting

  • Greeting, introduction, and meeting overview (5 – 10 minutes)
  • Presentation 1: DRAFT Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Plan (15 – 20 minutes)
  • Comment Period 1: Formal comment period for the DRAFT Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Plan
  • Presentation 2: DRAFT Programmatic and Phase III Early Restoration Plan and Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (15 – 20 minutes)
  • Comment Period 2: Formal comment period for the DRAFT Programmatic and Phase III Early Restoration Plan and Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement
  • Meeting concludes
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