Friends of Jefferson the Beautiful


Painted Tree

Current Projects

• Planting of Live Oaks along the Westbank Expressway

To date, we have planted 120 trees! We are currently fundraising for an additional 40 trees.

Recently Completed Projects

• Landscaping in Lafreniere Park and in front of the Lafreniere Foundation Center
• Installation of the custom mural and custom Bucktown sign in Bucktown
• Westbank Fire Station
• Gretna Serenity Park
• Metairie Road
• Westbank Regional Library
• Englewood Park
• Fourth Street in Harvey
• Pontiff Playground Gate

Friends of Jefferson Matching Grants

Grant Application

Jefferson Parish Public Art

A co-operative project with the Jefferson Parish Department of Streets.
Funded through Commercial Parkway overlay Zone (CPZ) leases to private businesses and the Jefferson Parish Streets Department, the Veterans Memorial Boulevard Beautification Fund and other discretionary Jefferson Parish monies and donations.
Landscape designs by Cantrell & Associates.
Installation by the Jefferson Parish Department of Streets.