EPA's Region 6 Office
Serving: Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, and 66 Tribal Nations
Baton Rouge, Louisiana - North Boulevard Town Square
The City of Baton Rouge has constructed a walkable, pedestrian safe, multi‐use public space that utilizes bioswales for on-site stormwater retention.
New Orleans, Louisiana – Dillard University
Dillard University’s Professional Schools Building achieved a LEED Gold certification due to the extensive use of green infrastructure.
New Orleans, Louisiana – City Park Wetlands
An educational and interpretive wetland created at City Park in New Orleans provides a means of temporary stormwater detention.
New Orleans, Louisiana - Tri-Centennial Place Parking Lot
A visual amenity for the public, this project also serves to reduce the immediate effects of rainfall in a flood‐prone area.