|Gretna Historical Society to Honor Gretna War Hero in Wreath Ceremony|
Gretna native Louis Oscar Fried was killed in the occupation of Vera Cruz, Mexico on April 22, 1914. To commemorate his sacrifice, a wreath ceremony will be held Saturday, April 26th at 11:00 AM at the Hook & Ladder Cemetery.
|Historic District Design Guidelines Published|
The Historic District Advisory Committee has published these design guidelines which provide a history of the unique architecture in Gretna, recommendations for preservation, and the HDAC's review criteria.
|2014 Tour of Homes Scheduled for Sunday, April 27th|
The Gretna Historical Society will hold their Spring Tour of Homes on Sunday, April 27th, with stops at 8 beautiful homes and other historical buildings throughout Gretna. In conjunction with the event, local realtors will have homes av...
|Mel Ott Crawfish Cookoff 2014|
Crawfish Cookoff Time at Mel Ott Park! Click for details!
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Our community was founded in 1836 and today, remains a vibrant city of over 18,500 residents and home to over 900 businesses. Please browse our website and find out more...