The project will repair the LeRoy Hill Park's baseball field, located at the corner of Casho Mill and Barksdale roads. According to Charlie Emerson, director of parks and recreation, flooding has been a problem at the park for a long time.
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Programs that preserve and protect endangered land resources from indiscriminate development, destruction or decay and which manage the utilization of renewable and nonrenewable resources to ensure ongoing availability. Deforestation; Desert Conservation; Erosion Control; Farmland Preservation; Forest Conservation; Forest Ecosystems; Forest Habitats; Forest Management; Forest Rotation; Geological Surveys; Land Preservation; Land Reclamation; Land Trusts; Pinelands; Prairie Conservation; Rain Forest Conservation; Reforestation; Soil Conservation; Soil Erosion Prevention; Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement; Wilderness Conservation;
Programs that preserve and protect water resources. Ground Water Protection; Home Water Use Surveys; Wastewater Management; Water Conservation Enforcement; Water Conservation Kits; Water Waste Reporting; Well Head Protection
Programs that develop, maintain, and make available park facilities and other indoor and outdoor recreation and leisure facilities. Amusement Parks; Arenas; Baseball Stadiums; Basketball Arenas; Beaches; Boathouses; Caverns; Caves; Dude Ranches; Equestrian Centers; Football Stadiums; Harbors; Hot Springs; Ice Hockey Arenas; Ice Skating Rinks; Lakes & Ponds; Marinas; Mineral Baths; Mountain Climbing Areas; Olympics Facilities; Polo Fields; Pool Halls; Private Hunting Reserves; Recreational Clubs; Skate Parks; Ski Areas; Soccer Stadiums; Spectator Sports Facilities; Waterfalls Golf Courses Programs that develop, maintain, and operate golf courses.
Programs that develop, maintain, and operate public parks and trails. Bike Trails; Hiking Trails; Parks; Rail-to-Trails Programs
Programs that relate to the natural environment and its conservation, use, and improvement. Conservation; Environmental Protection; Natural Resources Management; Nonrenewable Resources
“I think, by 2018, there’s an opportunity for New Orleans to be viewed around the country, around the world, as a hub of entrepreneurship for the South,” says Tim Williamson, the CEO and cofounder of incubator The Idea Village, referring to the year the city will celebrate its 300th anniversary.