When August 04, 2018 at 9:30am 3 hrs 30 mins
Where Site of Future Mirabeau Water Garden (On Mirabeau Ave @ Corner of St. Bernard Ave)
Contact Nellie Catzen [email protected] 504.702.6778

No matter what neighborhood we call home, we all have to live with water!  What can we learn from one another? Join the Greenway Ambassadors to share ideas and opportunities for a flood-less future.

*This event is tailored toward residents of Gentilly who live around the future Mirabeau Water Garden, but is open to all!

9:30AM · Gather: Mirabeau Water Garden - Site of Mirabeau Water Garden // 1254 Mirabeau Ave

Learn about the plans & how you can get involved! Presentation by Waggonner and Ball Architects

10:00AM · Free Transportation to the Lafitte Greenway*

10:30 AM · Film screening: Station 15 - The Broad Theater //  636 N Broad

15-minute film exploration of the August 5th 2017 floods, by Kira Akerman

11:00 AM · Greenway Tour by Greenway Ambassadors - Lafitte Greenway // N Broad to N Galvez

Learn first-hand how our parks can help reduce flooding and subsidence, and how community leaders can step up and lead the change.

11:45 AM · Lunch & Discussion

* Bus back to Gentilly departs at 12:45PM.


This event was made possible thanks to generous support from the Foundation for Louisiana.


The 2018 Greenway Ambassadors: Sam, Derek, Michael, Lauren,

Lichelle and Paulette, pictured with Greenway staff.


Will you come?