Serving the New Orleans Metropolitan Region

Planning Our Region’s Future

Our Focus Areas

How Fast is Your Wi-Fi?

The Delta Regional Authority and NORPC need your help to measure internet speeds to gauge broadband accessibility throughout the region. Take the 30-second speed test and help us build a stronger network. Click here to learn more about the Broadband Mapping Project.

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

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Browse our resource library for access to hundreds of studies, data, maps, GIS files, and more.

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