Shreveport Skyline from the Red River.

Our vision for Shreveport

is a clean, green, physically enhanced community whose citizens exhibit a strong sense of pride and concern about the environment. We maintain that an attractive city promotes respect and economic development.

Shreveport Green Highlights

  • Sixteen National Awards for excellence in programming!
  • One-hundred ninety-five beautification projects, including planting over 110,000 trees!
  • Reduced litter as measured by the Litter Index Score of 1.2!
  • Cost Benefit to the City of Shreveport-$4.65 for every $1.00!
  • One of the top telephone book recycling programs in the South! 175 tons!
  • Tree City USA status maintained every year since 1991! Growth Award since 1998!
  • Rewrote Shreveport Tree Ordinance in 1995!
  • Total volunteer hours for 2011 is 32,968!
  • ShrevCORPS has completed 460 community projects since 1994!
  • Annual Great American Cleanup enlisted 6,520 volunteers in 2011!
  • Neighborhood Program includes 27 neighborhoods!
  • National Tree Trust Branching Out Award in 2000!

Shreveport Green's Inaugural FEAST!

FEAST! A farm to table experience