"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
We love our military neighbors and welcome them to our communities and events. We have many annual family-style festivals, parades and celebrations that are open to any and everyone.
Help spread the word in the Lake Charles area!
Army officials will be on hand March 3 to hear comments concerning a possible 6,500 troop reduction at Fort Polk as the Army reduces its force from 490,000 soldiers to 420,000. The listening session will begin at 6 p.m. at the Lake Charles Civic Center, 2nd Floor Contraband Room - 900 Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70601
We've made getting the word out easy!
Please download the flyer and digital signs to help us spread the word.
Click HERE for flyer Click HERE for Large Digital Sign Click HERE for Small Digital Sign
* After clicking the link, move mouse to the bottom of the image and you will be provided an icon on the right to download file.
Send us a Video
Fort Polk Progress is considering how best to create a video segment of public comments to be shown at the listening session. You are welcome to send your 1-2 minute video commentary to us for inclusion. Click here for tips on how to make a video and how to send it.
Do you need more information about Fort Polk Progress, our mission and how your group can help?
Click here to schedule a Fort Polk Progress board member to educate your group on the importance of the listening session and how you can be involved in the listening session