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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:

Getting to City Park from the French Quarter: We are located less than 10 minutes by cab or car. Or, take the scenic route: the Canal streetcar (be sure to hop on the one marked ìCity Parkî) delivers you to the entrance of City Park at Esplanade Ave.