NEW ORLEANS, LA – Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu, along with Federal, state and local officials, will participate in a groundbreaking for the redevelopment of the Iberville Housing Development.
The redevelopment of the Iberville community is a unique collaboration of Federal, state and local government coming together to transform one of New Orleans’ largest communities. In 2011, HUD announced that the Housing Authority of New Orleans (HANO) and the city of New Orleans will receive $30.5 million through the Choice Neighborhoods Initiative (CNI) to redevelop the distressed housing at the Iberville Housing Development and revitalize the Treme neighborhood.
WHO: Mayor Mitch Landrieu
HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan
Commissioner Kristy Nichols, Louisiana Department of Administration
District C Councilmember Kristin Gisleson Palmer
WHAT: Groundbreaking for the redevelopment of Iberville Housing Development
WHEN: TODAY, October 21, 2013
WHERE: Iberville Street, between Treme and Marais St.
New Orleans, :LA 70112