Imperial Calcasieu Regional
Planning & Development Commission
Founded in 1972, IMCAL serves as the Regional Planning Commission for Southwest Louisiana. IMCAL receives federal and local funding and is governed by applicable federal legislation as well as by our board of directors.
IMCAL’s board of directors are composed of elected and appointed officials from throughout the five parishes (Beauregard, Allen, Calcasieu, Cameron, and Jefferson Davis), and eighteen municipalities of Southwest Louisiana.
The primary goal of this commission is the continued growth and development of Southwest Louisiana. It is by the support and involvement from our board that we can stay abreast of the issues affecting our region.
IMCAL currently has a staff of five full-time employees. The educational background of our team includes several professional degrees, and as a conglomerate, we have many years of combined experience in the development of Southwest Louisiana, as a result of from the various professional seminars, workshops, and continued education training that are attended by our staff regularly.