News and Updates

June 29, 2020

Mayor Cantrell Hosts Summer Recreation Teleconference

by Benaiah Harvey, District D Liaison
Filed under: cantrell, latoya, mayor, recreation, summer, teleconference


Friday, May 22nd, Mayor LaToya Cantrell, along with department leadership, hosted a teleconferenece for neighborhood association and community leaders to offer updates about recreation this summer. Speakers included CEO of NORD, Larry Barabino, Director of the Mayor's Office of Youth and Families, Emily Wolff, and Director of Workforce Development, Sunae Villavaso. Over 200 neighborhood association and community leaders listened in for more information on a variety of topics such as: recreation (including pools, gyms, indoor and outdoor spaces), NORD summer camps, New Orleans Public Libraries, and summer youth employment opportunities.

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