NEW ORLEANS —Today, the City of New Orleans announced that City Hall will be closed Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday. City Hall will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018.
In honor of the MLK holiday, members of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Planning Commission will join Mayor Mitch Landrieu and other special guests at the Historic A.L. Davis Park (2600 Lasalle St.) on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 at 9 a.m. for the opening ceremony. The Annual R.E.A.L. Commemorative MLK Memorial March will follow the program along with the first ever Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Block Party. The march will follow a nearly 1.5-mile route from A.L. Davis Park to Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard. All residents are welcome and encouraged to attend.
For more information about this year’s annual MLK holiday events, visit www.nola.gov/city/mlk2018/.
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