"Fort Polk is vital to the area. We hope to unite
the installation and the surrounding communities
to care for its soldiers and their families. It's our
-Michael Reese, Fort Polk Progress President
Attend the Listening Session at a location near you!
To encourage as many people as possible to participate in the March 3 Listening Session with the Department of the Army concerning possible troop reductions at Fort Polk, Fort Polk Progress, the Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce and the Southwest Louisiana Economic Development Alliance will conduct concurrent Listening Sessions in Leesville, Alexandria and Lake Charles.
The Alexandria and Lake Charles sessions will be streamed via the Internet to the Leesville Listening Session.
All three sessions will begin promptly at 6 p.m. with doors opening early for seating. We encourage you to attend the session that is closest to you geographically and to arrive early and to be seated as soon as possible so that there is no delay in beginning the sessions. If you would like to make a public comment, attendees at each session will make every effort to accommodate you.
LEESVILLE - CLICK HERE
First United Pentecostal Church
101 Nolan Trace, Leesville, LA 71446
Contact: Tammy Sharp 337-378-9329
ALEXANDRIA - CLICK HERE
Convention Hall at Alexandria City Hall
915 Third Street, Alexandria, LA 71301
Contact: Deborah Randolph 318-442-6671
LAKE CHARLES - CLICK HERE
Lake Charles Civic Center, 2nd Floor Contraband Room
900 Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70601
Contact: Avon Knowlton 337-433-3632
Individuals who require an accommodation of a disability in order to attend any of the the Listening Sessions are asked to contact the appropriate person for each location.