Jefferson Parish Green Infrastructure Plan

The Jefferson Parish Green Infrastructure Plan is part of Jefferson Parish's continuing efforts to manage rainwater as a more resilient community. The Parish objective is to create a plan that will provide guidance to the Council and Administration on best practices for integrated stormwater management and green infrastructure on public and private property. This presentation will provide background on Green Infrastructure and its benefits, explains how Green Infrastructure can help offset flooding and other hazards impacting Jefferson Parish and introduces the Parish’s Green Infrastructure Plan.