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April 9, 2024 | From City of New Orleans

UPDATED: City of New Orleans to Offer Utility Assistance This Week to Eligible Renters in Danger of Service Disconnection

Please note, due to the anticipated extreme weather tomorrow, the utility assistance events will now take place Thursday, April 11 and Friday, April 12.

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April 8, 2024 | From City of New Orleans

City of New Orleans to Offer Utility Assistance This Week to Eligible Renters in Danger of Service Disconnection

The Mayor’s Office of Housing Policy and Community Development will host a community-based outreach event to provide financial assistance to eligible renters who are at risk of electric or water disconnection.

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April 4, 2024 | From City of New Orleans

City of New Orleans to Extend Total Community Action's Fiscal Management Services CEA for Low Barrier Shelter

The City of New Orleans will extend the Cooperative Endeavor Agreement (CEA) between Total Community Action (TCA), Inc. and the City to continue acting as the fiscal agent for the Low Barrier Shelter (LBS) through May 31.  

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March 27, 2024 | From City of New Orleans

City of New Orleans Partners with Nonprofit SBP and NORA to Break Ground on 39 Affordable Housing Units in Lower Ninth Ward

The Mayor’s Office of Housing Policy and Community Development (OCD) Director Tyra Johnson Brown today joined District E Councilmember Oliver Thomas, SBP New Orleans Executive Director Kenneth Morgan, Jr., SBP Chief Financial Officer Keith McCulloch, New Orleans Redevelopment Authority (NORA) Executive Director Brenda Breaux, BankPlus Executive Vice President and Louisiana President Jeff Ehlinger and Louisiana Housing Corporation (LHC) Chief of Multifamily Production Louis Russell to break ground on the $11.7 million affordable housing development known as St. Claude Gardens II. This project is slated to bring 39 new affordable housing units across 20 scattered lots throughout the Lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans beginning in June 2024.

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July 29, 2022 | From City of New Orleans

City of New Orleans to Offer Utility Assistance to Eligible Renters in Danger of Service Disconnection

The Mayor’s Office of Housing Policy and Community Development will host a community-based outreach event to provide financial assistance to eligible renters who are at risk of electric or water disconnection.

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July 27, 2022 | From City of New Orleans

MAYOR CANTRELL TOURS NEWLY EXPANDED CITY OF NEW ORLEANS SHELTER AND ENGAGEMENT CENTER

NEW ORLEANS — Mayor LaToya Cantrell today joined the Office of Housing Policy and Community Development (OCD), Start Corporation and other partners on a tour of the City of New Orleans Shelter and Engagement Center, also known as the low barrier shelter located at 1530 Gravier Street.

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July 27, 2022 | From City of New Orleans

CITY OF NEW ORLEANS, SCHOOL PARTNERS LAUNCH TEACHER HOMEOWNERSHIP INCENTIVE PROGRAM

Mayor LaToya Cantrell today was joined by the Office of Youth and Families (OYF), Office of Housing Policy and Community Development (OCD), Tanya Bryant of ReNEW Schools, Alex Jarrell of New Schools New Orleans and Thelma French of Total Community Action to launch a $1.5 million down payment assistance program created for early childhood educators, teachers in grades K-12 and school behavioral health professionals within the Orleans Parish school system.  

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