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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

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March 16, 2017

City Launches Digital Equity Challenge to Increase Technology Use Among Low-Income and Minority Residents

NEW ORLEANS—The City of New Orleans, in partnership with 100 Resilient Cities and Citymart, launched the Digital Equity Challenge to promote digital pathways to opportunity. Targeting groups that are underrepresented in technology like low-income residents, minorities, women, people living with physical or mental disabilities, children, and elderly users, this challenge will connect our most vulnerable residents to economic, social and cultural opportunities through digital technology.

March 16, 2017

New Orleans Aviation Board Votes to Expand and Finance Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport North Terminal Project

NEW ORLEANS–Today, the New Orleans Aviation Board (NOAB) formally voted to expand and finance the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport North Terminal Project, bringing the total number of gates from 30 to 35.  The five gate expansion and new opening date – February 2019 – comes as the airport has exceeded all passenger enplanement targets and added new international airlift to Europe and South America. 

March 16, 2017

Statement from Mayor Mitch Landrieu: Trump Budget Would be Devastating for New Orleans and America’s Cities

NEW ORLEANS– The budget proposal released by the White House today sets the wrong priorities for American Cities and Metropolitan areas and will not keep President Trump’s promise to make America stronger and more secure.

March 16, 2017

Mayor Landrieu Announces STRIVE Future Leaders Program Supporting Youth Involved in Justice System

NEW ORLEANS—Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu announced the latest initiative of the Network for Economic Opportunity, STRIVE Future Leaders. An arm of the City’s STRIVE New Orleans program, STRIVE Future Leaders supports young adults between the ages of 18–24 who have been involved in the justice system. 

March 15, 2017

Noise Variance Notices for the Warehouse District, CBD

NEW ORLEANS—The City of New Orleans Health Department has issued notices of noise variance to New Orleans residents in Warehouse District and Central Business District for Thursday, March 16, 2017.

March 15, 2017

Mayor Landrieu, City, State and Federal Officials, and Homeless Service Providers Announce Plans to Deliver Expanded Homeless Services at the Old VA Hospital

NEW ORLEANS – Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu in partnership with the Downtown Development District (DDD), State and Federal officials and local service providers announced plans to expand homeless services at the former Veterans Affairs hospital located at 1530 Gravier Street. The expansion will include 100 new overnight shelter beds on the floor above the Community Resource and Referral Center (CRRC), which serves as a homeless day shelter. 

March 14, 2017

Mayor Landrieu Announces Fresh Food Retailer Initiative’s Healthy Corner Store Collaborative

NEW ORLEANS —Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s Office of Economic Development, in partnership with Propeller, Top Box Foods, The Food Trust, and Liberty’s Kitchen, announced the launch of the Healthy Corner Store Collaborative, which will leverage existing infrastructure to make fresh, healthy foods more accessible to families in food deserts as well as to increase profits for store owners.

March 14, 2017

Mayor Mitch Landrieu Issues Statement on the Congressional Budget Office’s Analysis of the American Health Care Act

Today Mayor Mitch Landrieu issued the following statement on the Congressional Budget Office’s Analysis of the American Health Care Act:

March 14, 2017

Mayor Landrieu Announces Fresh Food Retailer Initiative’s Healthy Corner Store Collaborative

NEW ORLEANS —Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s Office of Economic Development, in partnership with Propeller, Top Box Foods, The Food Trust, and Liberty’s Kitchen, announced the launch of the Healthy Corner Store Collaborative, which will leverage existing infrastructure to make fresh, healthy foods more accessible to families in food deserts as well as to increase profits for store owners.

March 13, 2017

City Adds Fifth and Final Debris Pass for New Orleans East Tornado Recovery

NEW ORLEANS – Today, the City of New Orleans announced it will add its fifth and final pass for debris removal from residential properties in the area most impacted by the Tornado (Chantilly Drive to Bullard Avenue and from Chef Menteur Highway to Dwyer Road) from Tuesday, Mar. 21 to Friday, Mar. 24. This will allow residents additional time to move debris from their properties to the area between the sidewalk and the curb.

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