What is a greenway?

A greenway is a linear park or open area that encourages recreation and active transportation, typically through bike and pedestrian paths.

What is the Lafitte Corridor?

The Lafitte Corridor consists of the Lafitte Greenway open space and the neighborhoods located within approximately one-quarter mile of the Greenway's footprint. These neighborhoods include portions of the French Quarter, Tremé, Bayou St. John, and Mid-City. 

What is the Greenway management plan?


The New Orleans Recreation Development Commission (NORD) is responsible for maintenance and upkeep of Lafitte Greenway. We thank the City for this commitment to the Greenway's maintenance. 

How do I have a special event or rent space on the Greenway fields?

Special events and rentals on the Greenway are managed by the New Orleans Recreation Development Commission (NORD). Click here for information about rentals, or contact NORD at 504.658.3084 or [email protected]