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!
- 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!
- Tree City USA status maintained every year since 1991!
- 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!