News for June 2014

SOUTHWEST AIRLINES ADDS NEW DESTINATION FOR THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY

SOUTHWEST AIRLINES ADDS NEW DESTINATION FOR THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY

June 30, 2014 Latest News

For a limited time, Southwest to fly direct to San AntonioThe Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is pleased to announce that Southwest Airlines, the major low cost carrier in New Orleans, has scheduled limited direct service to San Ant… Read More »

July brings changes to Algiers-Canal Street ferry; input sought on Algiers bus service

July brings changes to Algiers-Canal Street ferry; input sought on Algiers bus service

June 26, 2014 Latest News

By Andrea Shaw, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune The beginning of improvements in Algiers ferry service, including extended hours, is coming in July. Starting Tuesday (July 1), passengers can buy monthly passes at a cost of $65. And on July 21, the Can… Read More »

New Orleans City Council Transportation Committee

New Orleans City Council Transportation Committee

June 24, 2014 Latest News

To view streaming video of the New Orleans City Council Transportation Committee Meeting from June 24, 2014 visit nolacitycouncil.com . Read More »

Magazine ranks New Orleans area 2nd for economic development successes in South

Magazine ranks New Orleans area 2nd for economic development successes in South

June 20, 2014 Latest News

By Mark Waller, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneNew Orleans came in second for the major metropolitan area with the most economic development successes in the South over the past 20 years in a survey by Southern Business & Development Magazine (arti… Read More »

NOLA hotels see more revenue, guests in May

NOLA hotels see more revenue, guests in May

June 18, 2014 Latest News

By: Maria Clark, Reporter CityBusinessJune 18, 2014The month of May saw revenue increases and greater occupancy for New Orleans hotels.Tourism market research firm STR reports that hotel occupancy rates in the New Orleans area grew by 4 percent to 74… Read More »