• N Prieur 10.20.14

    Aerial Images of the Greenway’s Progress

    Craig Guillot of NOLA Aerials captured extraordinary aerial low-altitude images of Lafitte Greenway on October 20, 2014. Construction of the Greenway is over 50% complete in these images, shot from two locations: North Prieur: The site of the new soccer/football and baseball… Read More

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    Friends of Lafitte Corridor Hires First Executive Director

    Friends of Lafitte Corridor (FOLC) is delighted to announce the hiring of Sophie Harris as its first Executive Director. Sophie joined Friends of Lafitte Corridor as a board member and subsequently as FOLC’s Program Director in 2012, working… Read More

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    October DPW Update: We’re Halfway Home!

    FOLC thanks Cheryn Robles and the whole team at DPW for their always informative email updates. And October’s is a big one…the construction of the Lafitte Greenway is now 50% complete. Here’s the update in its entirety: Placement… Read More

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    Seniors Envision the Lafitte Greenway Outdoor Fitness Park

    The Sojourner Truth Neighborhood Center Senior Program visited the City Park “fitness zone” last week to both work out—taking a break from their weekly line-dancing class—and to start envisioning the  outdoor fitness park planned for the Lafitte Greenway… Read More