Weather’s not looking so great for hiking! We’ll be moving our annual Hike the Lafitte Corridor to Saturday, May 18th. Most details should remain the same: we’ll be starting at Congo Square at 10 AM with registration between 9 and 9:45 AM. Bike Easy will also still be offering a bicycle safety workshop at 9 AM, and we’ll [...]
The City Planning Commission will be hosting public hearings about the Lafitte Greenway Master Plan and Lafitte Corridor Master Revitalization Plan on Tuesday, May 14th, andTuesday, May 28th at 1:30 PM. We encourage all to attend to voice opinions about the plans and hear from others. The final design documents can be found here: http://lafittecorridorconnection.com/project-documents.html
CITY PLANNING COMMISSION [...]
Our registration page is up for Hike the Lafitte Corridor on May 11th! Register at http://folchike2013.eventbrite.com/ or join our Facebook event.
The 9th annual Hike the Lafitte Corridor will start at Louis Armstrong Park’s Congo Square at 10 AM and is FREE and open to the public, with a suggested donation to help us to continue this annual [...]
Want to get more involved with FOLC? Become a Greenway Ambassador for our 9th annual Hike the Lafitte Corridor on May 11!
What does a Greenway Ambassador do?
Learn about the history of and future plans for the Lafitte Corridor; Share this knowledge with the community at [...]
SAVE THE DATE: Friends of Lafitte Corridor will be hosting our ninth annual Hike the Lafitte Corridor on Saturday, April 20th, Saturday, May 11th at 10 am starting at Louis Armstrong Park and ending at City Park Avenue. The annual hike is free to the public and a great way to meet fellow [...]
The Lafitte Greenway Steering Advisory Committee (LGSAC) was established by the City Council in 2007 as a community advisory body charged with “making recommendations and status reports to the Council concerning the planning, design and implementation of the Lafitte Greenway.”
The Steering Advisory Committee is composed of nine members, appointed as follows: – Office [...]
Friends of Lafitte Corridor would like to thank everyone who came to last week’s fundraiser at Dooky Chase’s Restaurant. It was wonderful to see such enthusiasm for this project and we hope this momentum and support will continue in the upcoming months prior to the groundbreaking of the Greenway.
FOLC is also now accepting [...]
Friends of Lafitte Corridor is excited to announce a fundraising dinner at Dooky Chase’s Restaurant on January 10 from 6-8 pm!
Guest speakers will include Jeff Hebert of the New Orleans Redevelopment Authority (NORA) and David Waggonner of Waggonner & Ball Architects. Tickets include the cost of dinner and will support fundraising and [...]
Saturday, October 20, 2012 6:00 to 8:00 pm
The Icehouse 2803 St. Philip, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119
Enjoy a night of food, drink, live music, and a celebration of our 2012 Urban Heroes.
Join us to celebrate the projects we’ve been working on throughout the past year, as well as our 2012 Urban [...]
Join The Urban Conservancy, Friends of Lafitte Corridor, FutureProof, Massey’s Professional Outfitters and Merrell Shoes, to finalize building the third “Green Room” on the Greenway.
Meeting place is N. Carrolton at St. Louis (in front of Massey’s) this Saturday, October 6 from 9 am – 1 pm.
Lend a hand while having fun and working to make our Greenway [...]