Workforce Development

The workforce development program aims to:

Train local residents to build the water infrastructure of New Orleans

• Focus on job readiness and developing the next generation of designers, builders, and problem-solvers

• Support programs to hire and train a skilled workforce to build and support the maintenance of NDR-funded projects


The Office of Resilience and Sustainability co-hosted a Gentilly Resilience District Networking and Contracting Opportunities event on Saturday, March 16, 2019.  Representative from the Offices of Community Development and Supplier Diversity, presented useful information on the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program and Section 3 Compliance.