Get Involved

How can YOU get involved? SIGN UP HERE TO LEARN MORE

  • Send pictures of flooding to with the address of the photo
  • Attend upcoming events to learn more information
  • Become a Treme Neighborhood Water Wise Champion!

What’s in it for you? 

FEEL GOOD BENEFITS:                                             TANGIBLE BENEFITS:

-Get to know your neighbors

-Contribute to neighborhood improvements

-Become an informed citizen and resource for your neighbors

-Be a neighborhood changemaker

-Be ahead of the curve re. changes to “living with water”

-Become part of a city-wide initiative and a member of a committee in your neighborhood

-Improved understanding of: the urban water cycle, water quality, urban soils, native plants, residential and neighborhood scale green infrastructure planning, civic engagement, city government, small grant applications

-Water Wise Champions “Resource Binder”

-Water Wise Tremé T-shirt or apron!

-“Water Wise Neighborhood Champion” Certificate

-$1000 green infrastructure seed money to be shared by Tremé champions!


What does it mean to be a Water Wise Neighborhood Champion?

  • Completed all required activities:
    • Water Wise Neighborhood Workshop
    • Green Infrastructure Tour
    • Green Infrastructure “Visioning Workshop”
  • Continued support from Water Wise NOLA
    • Potential future funding opportunities
    • Technical assistance
-Special invitations to Green Infrastructure happenings and events

-You work collaboratively in your neighborhood to advance Green Infrastructure

-You become a “citizen expert” on Green Infrastructure in New Orleans