Mayor Mitch Landrieu and District E Councilmember James Gray joined CVS/pharmacy to break ground on a new store in the Lower Ninth Ward. This is a major milestone for this area, marking the first major retailer to commit to a project in the neighborhood since Hurricane Katrina.
Over 10,000 volunteers took part in New Orleans’ Citywide Day of Service event on Aug. 29 to cap off a week of service and commemorative events to mark the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.
Mayor Mitch Landrieu signed into law an ordinance requiring City contractors and recipients of grants be paid a “living wage” of $10.55 per hour and provide a minimum of seven paid sick days.
Mayor Mitch Landrieu, City officials and FEMA opened the new, $6.2 million Stallings St. Claude Recreation Center and Pool at 4300 St. Claude Avenue in the Bywater neighborhood.
NOPD Superintendent Michael Harrison, Mayor Mitch Landrieu, the New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation (NOPJF) and the University of New Orleans (UNO) announced the start of the newest police recruit class.
Mayor Mitch Landrieu, City and State officials, and FEMA celebrated the opening of the new $20.5 million Andrew P. Sanchez & Copelin-Byrd Multi-Service Center in the historic Lower Ninth Ward.
Mayor Mitch Landrieu signed an executive order aimed at clarifying to the nation that New Orleans is a welcoming city where discrimination in any form is not tolerated.
Mayor Mitch Landrieu announced he will propose two pay raises for New Orleans Police Department officers of all rank, beginning with a five percent pay raise on July 1, 2015, and another five percent pay raise for officers on January 1, 2016.
Upon the City Council adopting the ordinances and lease related to the redevelopment of 2 Canal Street with Carpenter/Woodward (Four Seasons), Mayor Mitch Landrieu affixed his signature to the ordinances and the lease for the project at a signing ceremony.
First Lady Michelle Obama joined Mayor Mitch Landrieu and about 200 leaders from across government, industry and the non-profit sector to recognize New Orleans for becoming the first major city in America to end Veteran homelessness.
Mayor Mitch Landrieu and City officials unveiled a robust package of recreation and job opportunities that are available to New Orleans youth this summer.
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NEW ORLEANS – The City of New Orleans will host its third in a series of online monthly auctions for adjudicated properties on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., subject to a rolling close in the case of last-minute competitive bidding.
NEW ORLEANS – Today, the Vieux Carré Commission (VCC) announced that they will consider the removal of the Battle of Liberty Place monument at a public hearing on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015
NEW ORLEANS – Today, over 10,000 volunteers took part in New Orleans’ Citywide Day of Service event capping off a week of service and commemorative events to mark the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.