News for January 2013

Loyola streetcar line opens Monday, but officials look beyond Super Bowl

Loyola streetcar line opens Monday, but officials look beyond Super Bowl

January 28, 2013 Latest News

"If New Orleans can invest more in things like streetcars, that accentuate all this and grab full advantage of it, it's going to do really well."January 26, 2013By Andrew Vanacore, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneIt's not quite on schedule and… Read More »

 Mayor says N.O. ready for big game

Mayor says N.O. ready for big game

January 24, 2013 Latest News

“We’re no longer preparing to host the Super Bowl. We’re hosting it as we speak.” Mitch Landrieu, New Orleans mayorJanuary 24, 2013BY DANNY MONTEVERDE, The Advocate-New Orleans bureauNew Orleans — Eleven days befo… Read More »

New Orleans Ups Security, Braces For Record Crowds For ‘Super Gras’

New Orleans Ups Security, Braces For Record Crowds For ‘Super Gras’

January 23, 2013 Latest News

“It’s a very unique situation to have Super Bowl, which is truly an experience of a lifetime, coinciding with a unique cultural event like Mardi Gras.”January 23, 2013CBS- SF Bay AreaNEW ORLEANS (CBS 5 / AP) — New Orleans… Read More »

New streetcar line is just about ready to roll

New streetcar line is just about ready to roll

January 22, 2013 Latest News

The new streetcar line is running and the airport finishes a multimillion dollar renovation.By STACEY PLAISANCE, Associated PressJanuary 19, 2013NEW ORLEANS (AP) — After months of construction, road closures and flying dust, New Orleans is ab… Read More »

Mardi Gras and Super Bowl equals Super Gras

Mardi Gras and Super Bowl equals Super Gras

January 22, 2013 Latest News

New Orleans is bracing for record crowds as the biggest sporting event of the year, the NFL Super Bowl, collides with Mardi Gras season in what many locals are calling “Super Gras.”Mardi Gras floats are getting finishing touches, inclu… Read More »

Super Bowl preparations in high gear

Super Bowl preparations in high gear

January 22, 2013 Latest News

...with contract vendors, newscasters and NFL officials in town preparations are taking shape...Jan 21, 2013 Written by: Natasha RobinNew Orleans, La. - The stage is set for the biggest game in the NFL and the city isn't wasting a moment to pre… Read More »

"Disney Institute" Training- Front Line Employees

January 17, 2013 Latest News

In preparation for the Super Bowl, The New Orleans CVB is hosting a service experience training session presented by Disney Institute in New Orleans on January 23, 2013.Training sessions will be held at the Ernest N. Mor… Read More »

"Disney Institute" Training- Bus. Owners

January 17, 2013 Latest News

In preparation for the Super Bowl, The New Orleans CVB is hosting a service experience training session presented by Disney Institute in New Orleans on January 22, 2013.Training will be at the Ernest N. Morial Convention… Read More »

Super Gras- Two major events collide

Super Gras- Two major events collide

January 17, 2013 Latest News

Mardi Gras and Super Bowl are putting New Orleans on stage. January 17, 2013BY: The Associated Press New Orleans is bracing for record crowds as the biggest sporting event of the year, the NFL Super Bowl, collides with Mardi Gras season in what m… Read More »

Human Resource Directors Meeting Schedule

Human Resource Directors Meeting Schedule

January 14, 2013 Latest News

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