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CITY PARK FACTS:

The land where City Park sits was once part of the Allard Plantation. J. McDonough acquired the plantation from Allard in 1845 and the land was given to New Orleans in 1850.

LATEST BLOG POST: New Entrance and Bridge to Couturie Forest Dedicated

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New Orleans City Park cut the ribbon on a 100-foot pedestrian bridge that was installed between the Volunteer Center and Couturie Forest creating a new entrance to the forest. Near the new bridge, a fence was installed and new gravel parking lot was established.

Couturie Forest is open to the public from 7 am to 8 pm (during daylight savings time). The public should make sure to remove their vehicles from the parking lot by closing time, as gates will be locked.

The bridge arrived on semi-trailers in two 50-foot sections.  It was off-loaded by a large crane and then bolted together to form one 100-foot...

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