Navigation Search Map (504) 658-4000

Translate this page

The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

Mayor's Press Releases Subscribe to the Mayor's Press Release feed

Get these updates via Email

Press Releases

October 27, 2017

Mayor Landrieu Announces Historic Redevelopment Projects Opening Access to Riverfront

NEW ORLEANS—Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu joined elected officials and community stakeholders to announce multiple historic riverfront redevelopment projects between Spanish Plaza and Crescent Park. Not only will these landmark projects further stimulate economic growth and redevelop the City’s riverfront, but will also provide contiguous public access from Spanish Plaza to Crescent Park. 

October 27, 2017

Traffic Advisory: Central City

NEW ORLEANS —Today, Friday, Oct. 27, the City of New Orleans construction contractor, Temple Incorporated, will temporarily close the left, riverbound travel lane on St. Charles Avenue at the intersection of Jackson Avenue from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The lane closure is necessary to accommodate installation of school zone beacons.

October 27, 2017

Traffic Advisory: Central Business District

NEW ORLEANS — On Monday, October 30, the City of New Orleans' construction contractor, Jack P. Harper Electrical, LLC will close portions of Poydras Street and South Peters Street from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to accommodate the $1.3 million Pedestrian Improvements Project currently underway in the Central Business District. Drivers may experience traffic delays during this time.

October 26, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: Mayor Landrieu to Announce Major Riverfront Redevelopment Projects

NEW ORLEANS—Tomorrow, Mayor Mitch Landrieu will join elected officials and community stakeholders to announce multiple Riverfront redevelopment projects between Spanish Plaza and Crescent Park. Not only will these landmark projects further stimulate economic growth and redevelop the City’s Riverfront, but will also provide contiguous public access from Spanish Plaza to Crescent Park. 

October 26, 2017

City Mourns Passing of Page McCranie, Advocate and Public Servant

NEW ORLEANS -- Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu issued the following statement about the passing of City of New Orleans Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Administrator Page McCranie:

October 26, 2017

City Graduates Largest Civic Leadership Academy Class

NEW ORLEANS - On Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Engagement hosted the Civic Leadership Academy (CLA) graduation for the Fall 2017 Cohort. Launched in 2015, CLA is an engaging 8-week program that provides residents with an in-depth look at City government. The City graduated 41 participants, the largest class since the academy began.

October 25, 2017

Parking Instructions and Traffic Restrictions for Events on October 27 – October 29, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – Today, the City of New Orleans issued parking instructions and reminders in advance of events scheduled for Friday, Oct. 27 through Sunday, Oct.29. The public is encouraged to be patient and to prepare for heavy vehicular and pedestrian traffic in the specified areas by making transportation arrangements accordingly.

October 25, 2017

Statement from Mayor Landrieu on Passing of Antoine “Fats” Domino, Jr.

NEW ORLEANS – Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu issued the following statement about the passing of music legend Antoine “Fats” Domino, Jr., who died today at the age of 89:

October 23, 2017

City Issues Filming Notice for Residents in City Park and Central City

NEW ORLEANS – Today, the Mayor’s Office of Cultural Economy issued a filming notice for residents in City Park and Central City.

October 22, 2017

City Reminds Residents of Precautions During Severe Weather

NEW ORLEANS – According to the National Weather Service, New Orleans may experience heavy showers and thunderstorms today, October 22. A line of showers and storms is currently over the Baton Rouge area and will move into the New Orleans area beginning at around 1 p.m. One to three inches of rain is possible throughout the evening hours. There is potential for street flooding and winds in excess of 45 mph. 

Displaying results 41-50 of 2497

1 2 3 4 5  
Add to Twitter Add to Facebook Add to LinkedIn Add to Google Bookmarks Add to Reddit

Last updated: 2/9/2017 1:47:21 PM

Was this page helpful?
 

 


()-
 Security code