Serving the New Orleans Metropolitan Region

Planning Our Region’s Future

Our Focus Areas

Our Job

The NORPC is a group of local elected officials and citizen members appointed to represent you on regional issues, like the environment, transportation, and economic development.

We engage with the community and plan for the future.

Building the Road to a Better Region

The Regional Planning Commission is committed to the people of south Louisiana. By focusing on the key aspects of sustainable growth in the region, we help maintain a healthy environment and streamline transportation, while driving economic development.

Louisiana Swamps


Traffic on Road


New Orleans Business District cityscape

Economic Development


Call For Studies

The Regional Planning Commission Technical Advisory Committee is conducting its annual Call for Studies for the FY 2025 Unified
Planning Work Program (UPWP).

Interested, eligible sponsors should fill out the form found on the TAC’s webpage

Submittals must be received by November 3,

Employment Opportunities

The RPC is currently seeking to hire a Transportation Planner to assist in conducting a variety of transportation planning efforts with an emphasis on safety and accessibility.

Full description can be found below

Transportation Planner 

A review of applicants will begin no sooner than June 28, 2023. The position will remain open thereafter until filled

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