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Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

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October 05, 2017

Mayor Landrieu, City Officials Provide Updates on Tropical Storm Nate

NEW ORLEANS – Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu, along with City Officials, provided an update on Tropical Storm Nate. Today, Nate was upgraded to a tropical storm and has taken a significant westward shift, making probable landfall in Southeast Louisiana over the weekend. The chance for tropical storm-force winds has increased. Heavy wind is currently the primary concern for New Orleans through the weekend.

October 05, 2017

Mayor Landrieu, City Officials to Provide Update on Preparations for Tropical Storm Nate

NEW ORLEANS —Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu and City officials will provide an update on the City’s preparedness activities for Tropical Storm Nate. 

October 03, 2017

City Reminds Residents to Donate Supplies to Support Hurricane Maria Relief in Puerto Rico

NEW ORLEANS – Today, the City of New Orleans reminded residents that the city is collecting much-needed supplies for relief efforts in Puerto Rico in support of Governor John Bel Edwards’ statewide donation drive. The City added another drop-off location at the Junior League of New Orleans, bringing the total number of drop-off locations to four.

October 03, 2017

Mayor Landrieu Announces New Business Model For Economic Development Delivered by NOLABA

NEW ORLEANS – Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu announced a new business model for economic development in New Orleans led by the New Orleans Business Alliance (NOLABA). Consolidating the Network for Economic Opportunity’s programming into NOLABA, this new model will sustain economic opportunity investments and create a new way to provide economic and workforce development in New Orleans. 

October 02, 2017

City Advises Residents to Use Caution During Flash Flood Warning

NEW ORLEANS – According to the National Weather Service, New Orleans is under flash flood warning until 3:15 p.m. today, October 2, 2017.

September 29, 2017

City’s Network for Economic Opportunity Awarded a $820K Grant from US Dept. of Commerce

NEW ORLEANS - Today, the City of New Orleans announced that the Network for Economic Opportunity received an $820,000 grant from the United States Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) to support the development of the Claiborne Corridor Cultural Innovation District (CID), which is a 19-block transformation of the elevated I-10 expressway along Claiborne Avenue from Canal Street to St. Bernard Avenue currently under development.

September 29, 2017

The City of New Orleans Mosquito and Termite Control Board Reports Detection of West Nile Virus in Local Mosquitoes

NEW ORLEANS –The New Orleans Mosquito, Termite and Rodent Control Board (NOMTCB) is reporting the detection of West Nile virus (WNV) in additional mosquito collections in Orleans Parish. At this time, no locally-transmitted human cases of WNV or Zika virus have been reported in New Orleans. Citizens should continue to remain vigilant by reducing standing water and taking precautions to prevent mosquito bites.


September 29, 2017

City Issues Reminder that Early Voting Begins Tomorrow, September 30 and Runs Through Saturday, October 7

NEW ORLEANS — The City of New Orleans is encouraging all registered voters in Orleans Parish to get out and vote in the Saturday, October 14 primary election and take advantage of early voting beginning Saturday, September 30. Early voting continues through Saturday, October 7  from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, excluding Sunday, October 1.

September 29, 2017

Mayor Landrieu Celebrates Reconstruction and Opening of Wisner Bridge

NEW ORLEANS – Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu joined City Councilmembers and officials from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LaDOTD) to celebrate the completion of the $19.5 million Wisner Bridge Reconstruction Project. Wisner Bridge is now open to vehicular traffic.

September 29, 2017

City Calls for Volunteers to Participate in Homeland Security Active Shooter Drill at Audubon Zoo

NEW ORLEANS—The New Orleans Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (NOHSEP) is seeking 200 volunteers to participate in a drill to test emergency response plans in the event of an active shooter attack. The exercise will be held at Audubon Zoo (6500 Magazine St.) on Monday, Oct. 9, 2017 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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