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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

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August 03, 2016

Heat Advisory Issued for New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS— The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory in the New Orleans area for today, Wednesday, August 3, 2016, from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. The weather forecast indicates that high humidity levels will result in heat index values of 108 to 112 degrees in New Orleans, and these hot temperatures can become life-threatening if the proper precautions are not taken.

August 02, 2016

Mayor Landrieu, City Officials to Outline Zika Virus Preparedness Activities

NEW ORLEANS — Tomorrow, Mayor Mitch Landrieu will join local and state officials to remind residents of the precautions they should take to protect themselves and their homes from mosquitos, as well as provide an update on the City of New Orleans’ outreach activities and overall preparedness in the event of an occurrence of the Zika virus.

August 01, 2016

Vieux Carré Commission Wins National Award for Best Practices

NEW ORLEANS – Today, the City of New Orleans announced that the Vieux Carré Commission (VCC) received a Commission Excellence Award in the category of Best Practices for its Design Guidelines for the Vieux Carré Historic District from the National Alliance of Preservation Commissions (NAPC). 

July 29, 2016

Season Twelve of NOLA FOR LIFE Midnight Basketball Continues

NEW ORLEANS – TOMORROW, Saturday, July 30, 2016, the City of New Orleans along with the New Orleans Pelicans, RPM Pizza, MetroPCS and PlayNOLA will continue the twelfth season of NOLA FOR LIFE Midnight Basketball, which provides safe recreational activity, jobs and opportunities in crime hot spots for males over 16 years old through basketball, mentorship and support.

July 29, 2016

City Receives $800K Grant to Provide Housing, Mental Health Services to New Orleans Homeless Population

NEW ORLEANS – Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu, the New Orleans Health Department and the Office of Community Development in partnership with UNITY of Greater New Orleans, the Housing Authority of New Orleans (HANO) and Metropolitan Human Services District (MHSD) announced that the City of New Orleans has received an $800,000 grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to provide housing and mental health services to the city’s homeless population. 

July 29, 2016

Noise Variance Notice for Mid-City

NEW ORLEANS— The City of New Orleans Health Department has issued a notice of noise variance to New Orleans residents and businesses in Mid-City.

July 28, 2016

Mayor Landrieu's Office of Economic Development to Host Business Information Sessions

NEW ORLEANS — On Wednesday, August 3, 2016, 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 useful tools and resources to grow their businesses.

July 28, 2016

NORDC Encourages Residents to Register for Fall Programming at Upcoming Back to School Fall Expos

NEW ORLEANS – Today, the City of New Orleans announced that the New Orleans Recreation Development Commission (NORDC) will host three Back to School Fall Expos in August. During the expos, families can learn more about NORDC Fall programming, activities and upcoming events like Athletics, Youth and Teen Programs, Fitness, Aquatics, Dance, Arts, NORDC Halloween Spooktacular and Fall Movies in the Park. The NORDC Fall Expos are free and open to the public.

July 26, 2016

NORDC to Host a Family Fun Walk at Pontchartrain Park

NEW ORLEANS—The New Orleans Recreation Development Commission (NORDC) will host a superhero-themed Family Fun Walk featuring a 2.2 mile walk around Pontchartrain Park on Saturday, July 30, 2016, from 9 a.m. to noon to celebrate National Park and Recreation Month. The event will include breaks with fun activities including hula hooping, basketball, tennis, golf, baseball and raffle prizes. Food and drinks will be provided. 

July 25, 2016

City Opens New Rosenwald Pool and Pool House

NEW ORLEANS — Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu, City officials, the New Orleans Recreation Development Commission (NORDC) and FEMA announced the opening of the new $2.3 million Rosenwald Pool and Pool House at 1120 S. Broad St. in the B.W. Cooper neighborhood. The former pool and pool house were severely damaged by Hurricane Katrina.

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