News for January 2017

Mayor Landrieu Honors Businesses for Creating Job Opportunities, Partnership with Economic Opportunity Strategy

Mayor Landrieu Honors Businesses for Creating Job Opportunities, Partnership with Economic Opportunity Strategy

January 26, 2017 Latest News

January 26, 2017,  nola.gov The Inaugural Corporate Citizenship Awards spotlights businesses for expanding opportunity in New Orleans NEW ORLEANS—Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu hosted the Corporate Citizenship Awards, a celebration reco… Read More »

Virgin Hotel downtown New Orleans to begin construction in April

Virgin Hotel downtown New Orleans to begin construction in April

January 24, 2017 Latest News

By Katherine Sayre, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune A proposed Virgin Hotel downtown, a new construction project that survived a city zoning fight over high-rise development around the Warehouse District 1 1/2 years ago, is now set to begin constru… Read More »

What we know about Mitch Landrieu's proposed 3 a.m. closed-door rule for New Orleans bars

What we know about Mitch Landrieu's proposed 3 a.m. closed-door rule for New Orleans bars

January 24, 2017 Latest News

BY JEFF ADELSON | THEADVOCATE.COM In a dramatic change for a city known for a culture of all-hours street parties, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu's administration is seeking to crack down on pedestrians reveling outside of bars after 3 … Read More »

New Orleans now has a partner in its effort to lure more Chinese tourists

New Orleans now has a partner in its effort to lure more Chinese tourists

January 19, 2017 Latest News

By Jennifer Larino, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune China, with its booming middle class and ravenous consumer spending, is a coveted market for American cities looking to give their tourism market a shot in the arm. New Orleans can now count itself… Read More »

New Orleans' airport expansion gets bigger with five more gates added to new terminal

New Orleans' airport expansion gets bigger with five more gates added to new terminal

January 18, 2017 Latest News

BY JEFF ADELSON | THEADVOCATE.COM The north terminal under construction at Louis Armstrong International Airport will be getting five additional gates to accommodate unexpected growth, city officials announced Wednesday. The project to replace … Read More »