Ready, set, go! It's time for you to get healthy

NATCHITOCHES, La. - The City of Natchitoches is taking steps to get local residents to eat healthier and exercise.

Ready, Set, Go, which was launched earlier this month, is the City of Natchitoches’ initiative created to improve the health and wellness of residents through a three part plan.

READY, seeks long term, sustainable solutions through the Mayor’s Health and Fitness Council. The Mayor’s Health and Fitness Council will meet quarterly to address a variety of health and wellness issues in Natchitoches.

SET, provides healthy nutritional options to the community through the Natchitoches Farmers Market, the Mobile Market and the Community Garden.

GO, provides fun physical activity opportunities to the community through the Portable Park. Information, events, and ways to get involved with these programs can be found on the new website.

The Ready, Set, Go initiative is funded through a Healthy Behaviors Program Grant from The Rapides Foundation.

For more information about Ready, Set, Go visit


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