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Sustainability and Conservation

Green and Getting Greener

City Park is green and getting greener every day!

With 1,300 acres of green space, located in the center of New Orleans, New Orleans City Park acts as a backyard to many New Orleanians and a favorite destination to millions of visitors each year. To ensure the long term health of this treasured green space, New Orleans City Park is committed to environmental stewardship through education, outreach, and conservation projects, and continued sustainability through waste management and reduction, energy efficiency, and green infrastructure.

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We are glad you are interested in City Park’s green initiatives. Click below to learn more!

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    Energy

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    Waste

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    Stormwater Management

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    Sustainable SITES

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    Conservation

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    Education and Outreach

TWEETS FROM THE PARK:

CITY PARK FACTS:

If you pass through City Park at night or early in the morning, you'll notice LED lights illuminating the Monteleone Columns at the Lelong entrance to the park. The colored lights are changed for holidays and special events.