Coastal Day at the Louisiana Legislature Set for April 22, 2019

Led by Coast Builder’s Coalition, the day will include remarks from Governor John Bel Edwards and coastal legislators, a partnerships panel, information and discussion at the Capitol with legislators, CPRA industry update, tours of the LSU Center for River Studies and the lower Mississippi River model, and a reception to cap off the day.  Discussions will include, but will not be limited to,  this year’s $700 million plus coastal annual plan, dedication of surplus dollars to coastal projects and much more.

 

**Updated: There will be an exciting announcement related to #ClosesttotheCoast… stay tuned!!

2019 COASTAL DAY AT THE LEGISLATURE

Monday, April 22, 2019

Agenda* (subject to change)

12-1pm                        

Creating Coastal Partnerships” Lunch Panel (4th floor Press Room of Capitol)

1:30 – 2:30pm

Address from Governor Edwards and legislative panel on coastal issues (4th floor Press Room)

2-5pm                          

Outreach to legislators in House and Senate Chambers in support of coastal efforts (Capitol lobby)

3:30- 4:30pm

CPRA industry briefing on upcoming projects (LSU Center for River Studies;Coastal Day Parking Maps Updated)

4:30-7:30pm               

Coastal Day Reception (LSU Center for River Studies) sponsored by Restore the Mississippi River Delta, Coast Builders Coalition, and Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana (Coastal Day Reception Flyer)

 

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