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Lafitte Greenway Construction Watch; A Jazzland Return?

Welcome back to Curbed Cuts where Curbed NOLA editor Sarah Chase shares the best real estate and neighborhood news of the week.
image via Lafitte Greenway Master Plan

TREME & MID-CITY— The long-awaited Lafitte Greenway, a 2.6-mile bike and walking path that will run along old canals and railways, creating some greenspace from the edge of the French Quarter into Mid-City is so, so close to breaking ground.

LOWER GARDEN DISTRICT— The Magnolia Mansion bed-and-breakfast/event venue is on the market (again) and this time the historic 9,000-square-foot spread is shooting for $4.5-million. Poor interior design choices aside, the place is packed with fun facts.

THE EAST— Could Jazzland return? This group wants to turn the old Six Flags spot into a Jazzland theme park with a waterpark, film backlot, and some pretty ambitious future plans, too. Read all about it.

TREME— The Carver Theater is just about to join the New Orleans theater renaissance party after its $8-million makeover. After several opening delays, the owner understandably doesn't want to name an official date but it could be in late April.

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