OUR VISION FOR SHEVEPORT
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
- Two hundred fourteen beautification projects, including planting over 112,000 trees!
- Reduced litter as measured by the Litter Index Score of 1.1!
- Cost Benefit to the City of Shreveport $8.97 for every $1.00!
- Tree City USA status maintained every year since 1991!
- Rewrote Shreveport Tree Ordinance in 1995!
- Total volunteer hours for 2015 was 43,765!
- Total volunteers for 2015 was 12,947!
- ShrevCORPS has completed 506 community projects since 1993!
- Annual Great American Cleanup enlisted 7,342 volunteers in 2016!
- Neighborhood Program includes 27 neighborhoods!
- Our Mobile Market has held 57 markets and counting in 2016
- Our Urban Farm has expanded to 1.2 acres including raised beds, rows, a citrus grove and two pollinator gardens!