News for August 2016

Allegiant adds New Orleans flights from Concord

Allegiant adds New Orleans flights from Concord

August 30, 2016 Latest News

From Staff Reports/Independant Tribune  CONCORD - Allegiant today announces new nonstop service to New Orleans from Concord Regional Airport. “New Orleans marks the fifth vacation destination for our travelers flying out of Concord,&… Read More »

MANAGER DAVID TEICH ON THE IMPACT OF NOLA TOURISM, SHORT-TERM RENTALS

MANAGER DAVID TEICH ON THE IMPACT OF NOLA TOURISM, SHORT-TERM RENTALS

August 30, 2016 Latest News

August 30, 2016 - New Orleans Will Blog What kind of career opportunity is available in New Orleans’ tourism and hospitality industry? Windsor Court Hotel General Manager David Teich offers his own experience as an example. It began in hi… Read More »

Jefferson Parish hotels approve 1% surcharge on rooms

Jefferson Parish hotels approve 1% surcharge on rooms

August 12, 2016 Latest News

By Littice Bacon-Blood, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune Hotel guests staying in Jefferson Parish will pay slightly more for their visit starting Sept. 1, when parish hotels begin charging an additional 1 percent surcharge on room rates. The par… Read More »

Short-term rentals of whole homes should stay out of New Orleans, Planning Commission votes

Short-term rentals of whole homes should stay out of New Orleans, Planning Commission votes

August 10, 2016 Latest News

By Katherine Sayre, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune  Renting out entire homes for short-term stays year-round in New Orleans neighborhoods should remain banned, while residents should be allowed to rent out spare rooms in their own homes,&… Read More »

GLO Airlines adds nonstop flight from New Orleans to Huntsville

GLO Airlines adds nonstop flight from New Orleans to Huntsville

August 8, 2016 Latest News

Lance Traweek, CityBusiness GLO Airlines is starting nonstop flights from Louis Armstrong International Airport to Huntsville, Alabama. This marks the regional charter airline’s fifth destination from New Orleans. GLO also offers nonstop… Read More »