Downtown Development District - A Passion for Progress

To: DDD Commission
Downtown Stakeholders

Re: DDD Commission Meeting, Agenda

Our October DDD Commission Meeting will be held at The Gallery at Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette Street on Tuesday, October 11, 8:00 a.m. Please mark your calendars to attend this important meeting.

Join us as we discuss a number of exciting projects including: Galvez Canopy, Lafayette & Third Street developments, DDD Strategic Plan and a number of other current initiatives.

We will begin promptly at 8 am. Attached below is the agenda for your perusal and we thank the Shaw Center for hosting us.

See you on Tuesday at 8 am and please let me know if you have any questions.

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DDD Commission Meeting
Tuesday, October 11th, 8:00 a.m.
The Gallery at Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette Street


1. Call to Order

2. Declare Quorum

3. Approve Agenda

4. Approve September 13th, 2011 Minutes

5. Board Action

  • Strategic Plan

6. Update from Previous Board Meeting

a. Governmental Issues

  • 2012 Budget / Performance Goals
  • Galvez Canopy
  • River Center Library

b. Development Initiatives

  • IDA Award Merit Award - Downtown Greenway
  • Third Street Area Developments
  • North Boulevard Town Square Update
  • Repentance Park Update
  • Florida Street/LASM Site Improvements RFQ
  • 438 Main Street
  • Downtown Transportation - Trolley Rouge
  • Lafayette Street Rising
  • Downtown Fit-For-All
  • Events
    o Live After Five
    o Sunday in the Park
    o The 13th Gate
    o White Cane Safety Day / Lunchtime Lagniappe - Oct. 12th
    o Hollyday's - Oct. 12 - 15 / Hollyday's Hustle / Oktoberfest- Oct. 14th
    o Grandparents Day at St. Joseph Cathedral / B. R. Italian Festa - Oct. 16th
    o International Heritage Festival / Team Hope Walk for Huntington's Disease- Oct. 23rd
    o Ghost of the Castle at the Old State Capitol - Oct. 27th
    o B.R. Halloween Parade / Louisiana Book Festival - Oct. 29th
    o Old Governor's Mansion Gala - Nov. 3rd
    o Anniversary Celebrations - B.R. Arts Market , Red Stick Farmer's Market, Main Street Market /
    o Dash for Diabetes - Nov. 5th
    o Manship Theatre Events /River City Jazz Masters
    o River Center Events / BRSO

7. Strategic Plan

a. Plan Baton Rouge II

8. Ongoing Projects

  • CPEX

9. Correspondence

10. Public Comment

227 Florida Street Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70801(225) 389-5520 TEL(225) 389-5523 FAX

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