388 - Making New Orleans More Resilient: The Gentilly Resilience District, Lafitte Greenway and Beyond

Thursday, September 28
9:45 AM–11:00 AM

Location: Directors Corner- Rivergate Room

Days: Thursday, 28 September
Track: Conservation
NRPA Three Pillars: Conservation
Session Type: Directors' Corner

Learn how New Orleans is designing and building its open and recreational spaces to reduce flooding from intense rainfall events, beautify neighborhoods, and create a cleaner, healthier environment. Practitioners from New Orleans will discuss recent and current projects and how they connect to a citywide vision of Living with Water. The panel will focus on how to get projects from the drawing board to the ribbon-cutting ceremony. 

CEU Credits: 0.1