Who We Are
The Baton Rouge Growth Coalition is an organization dedicated to good growth in East Baton Rouge Parish and the Greater Baton Rouge area. Our organization was established to ensure a level playing field for real estate professionals such as land developers, builders, land development engineers, realtors, architects and all other related fields.
What We Do
- Educate the press and the general public on the dollar value of growth to municipalities
- Directly assist growth professionals involved in development in the Greater Baton Rouge Area
- Continually build on the success of the annual Good Growth Awards
- Meet with the Mayor on a monthly basis
- Work with the Planning Commission Staff and Metro Council to seat qualified citizens on the Planning and Zoning Commission
- Develop important associations with members of the Metro Council and Planning Commission to update and educate them on the concerns of our industry
- Serve on numerous committees to draft or amend ordinances included in the Unified Development Code
- Keep our members abreast of our current endeavors and any breaking news in our industry through e-mail newsletters.
How Do We Achieve Our Goals?
We Achieve Our Goals Through Work on the Following Committees:
- DPW Liaison Committee
- Planning Commission Liaison Committee
- Metro Council Liaison Committee
- Membership Committee
- Good Growth Awards Committee