June 20, 2013
NEW ORLEANS, LA–Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu was joined by City Council members and business leaders as he signed into law an ordinance that significantly reforms the City’s disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE) program to improve fairness and consistency and strengthen compliance with City’s overall 35% DBE participation goal for public contracts.
June 11, 2013
NEW ORLEANS, LA–Today, an ordinance that proposes significant reforms to the City’s program for increasing contracting opportunities for disadvantaged businesses enterprises (DBEs) to improve fairness and consistency and strengthen compliance with DBE goals was approved by the City Council’s Economic Development & Special Projects
May 21, 2013
NEW ORLEANS, LA–Today, the City’s Office of Economic Development announced information sessions for the Small Business Assistance Fund (SBAF) loan program, a financing opportunity created by Landrieu Administration in
May 09, 2013
NEW ORLEANS, LA– Broad Community Connections, a non-profit Main Street organization that works to revitalize the Broad Street commercial corridor, in partnership with L+M Development Partners (L+M), a leader and innovator in
May 02, 2013
NEW ORLEANS, LA--The City’s Office of Economic Development has launched the second round of the Small Business Assistance Fund (SBAF) loan program, a financing opportunity created by Landrieu Administration in partnership NewCorp, Inc.
April 29, 2013
NEW ORLEANS, LA–Walmart broke ground on a new store in the former Lakeland Medical Center site at the Southwest corner of I-10 and Bullard Avenue on Monday, April 29.
April 24, 2013
NEW ORLEANS, LA—On Wednesday, May 1, 2013, Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s Office of Economic Development will kick off another series of Business Information Sessions designed to connect local entrepreneurs and business owners with
April 17, 2013
NEW ORLEANS, LA-- Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu joined the New Orleans Aviation Board and regional elected, business and tourism leaders to announce plans to build a brand new, state-of-the-art airport terminal on the north
March 26, 2013
NEW ORLEANS, LA–Tomorrow, March 27, 2013, representatives from the national retail giant Costco will participate in a community information session on employment opportunities at the company’s first Louisiana warehouse,
March 26, 2013
NEW ORLEANS, LA –Tomorrow, March 27, 2013, the City’s Office of Supplier Diversity will host an information session for potential DBE subcontractors and suppliers for the upcoming construction of a Walmart store in Gentilly