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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

  • City, StayLocal Release Road Construction Toolkit for New Orleans Businesses

    The City of New Orleans in partnership with StayLocal released a Road Construction Toolkit for New Orleans Businesses featuring important contact information, practical tips and technical assistance so businesses can continue to thrive during road construction.

  • British Airways Announces Non-Stop Service to London from New Orleans

    British Airways announced it will begin year-round service to London from New Orleans beginning March 27, 2017. This new international non-stop flight departs four times per week from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) to London Heathrow (LHR).

  • Mayor, Condor Announces First Non-Stop Flight to Europe Since 1980s

    The Mayor joined Condor, a premier leisure airline, to announce that it will begin seasonal service twice weekly from Frankfurt, Germany to New Orleans from May 3, 2017 to September 27, 2017. This is New Orleans’ first non-stop flight to Europe since the 1980s.

  • Mayor, City Officials Celebrate Opening of New CVS Pharmacy in Ninth Ward

    Mayor Landrieu joined Councilmembers, City officials and CVS Pharmacy to celebrate the grand opening of the new store in the historic Lower Ninth Ward. CVS Pharmacy is the first national retailer to open a store in the Lower Ninth Ward since Hurricane Katrina.

  • City Officials Celebrate the Announcement of Startup Airline GLO

    On September 29, 2015, GLO, New Orleans first home-grown airline, announced it would begin daily regional flights from MSY to Shreveport, Memphis, and Little Rock in November.

  • Mayor Signs Ordinances, Lease for 2 Canal Street Redevelopment

    Upon the City Council adopting 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.

  • Copa Airlines Announces New Nonstop Service Between New Orleans and Panama

    Copa Airlines will offer the only direct airline service between New Orleans and Panama, with convenient connections to more than 55 destinations to Central and South America through the airline’s Hub of the Americas.

  • Mayor Landrieu, Councilmember Stacy Head Attend Magnolia Marketplace Opening

    March 13, 2015, the City of New Orleans celebrated the opening of the Magnolia Marketplace on South Claiborne Avenue in the Central City neighborhood. The market created 300 jobs and access to retail for residents.

Office of Economic Development

Promoting Economic Growth

The Mayor’s Office of Economic Development exists to spur the growth of a diverse economy that creates good-paying jobs and provides equal access to economic prosperity. We promote economic growth through several initiatives, development projects and incentive programs.

We connect people and businesses to opportunities by building and leveraging partnerships at home and abroad. We train and place our workforce. We retain and attract businesses. We provide programs to support equal business opportunities. We manage and market our City’s assets and resources. We take pride in our City. We commit to service, and aspire to improve the quality of life for all residents of New Orleans.

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Pros­per­i­tyNOLA is A Plan to Drive Eco­nomic Growth in New Orleans for 2018

NOLABA and the City of New Orleans are proud to announce the launch of Pros­per­i­tyNOLA: A Plan to Drive Eco­nomic Growth for 2018. Pros­per­i­tyNOLA is a liv­ing, action­able plan, cre­ated through months of data-driven plan­ning, that will fos­ter Mayor Landrieu’s vision of a diverse, sus­tain­able and pros­per­ous econ­omy for all cit­i­zens.

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