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The Greater New Orleans Hotel & Lodging Association has been the professional trade association of the lodging professionals of the Greater New Orleans area since 1924.
It represents the lodging industry and its members and provides a means to further professionalism, knowledge and profitability. It also provides an opportunity for cooperation and camaraderie within the industry as well as a public awareness effort outside of the industry.
News & Media
By: Robin Shannon, Managing Editor August 26, 2015
Developers looking to build a 200,000-square-foot extended stay hotel that would occupy an entire block of North Rampart Street have been granted a tax break to help move the project forward, but part of that agreement includes local employment benchmarks for both construction and operation of the facility.
The … Read More »
By: Robin Shannon, Managing Editor August 25, 2015
New Orleans planning officials today turned down a proposed 26-story hotel and condo proposed for the 100 block of Royal Street near the Central Business District.
Developer Angelo Farrell is seeking a height waiver for his Royal Cosmopolitan Hotel project, which calls for renovation of a vacant building and con… Read More »
By Katherine Sayre, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune
Construction of a 14-story Virgin Hotel on a parking lot in the Central Business District was approved by the City Council last week with hopes that Virgin founder Richard Branson will bring his airline to New Orleans next.
The City Council, over the objection of the City Planning Commission, agreed to allow the… Read More »
By: Robin Shannon, Managing Editor August 24, 2015
A project that would bring a new Virgin Hotel property to a downtown surface parking lot a block from Poydras Street has been granted approval by the New Orleans City Council.
The council last Thursday voted 5-1 to approve development of the 14-story, 148-foot hotel at the corner of Baronne and Lafayette Streets… Read More »
Today, the NOPD and the New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation (NOPJF) announced a new initiative that aims to increase the number of private security cameras in crime hot spots across the city. Adopt-A-Block works with churches, businesses and homeowners to identify neighborhoods with limited or no access to security cameras and install security cameras for free o… Read More »