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French Quarter Safety and Improvement Strategy

French Quarter Safety and Improvement Strategy

February 1, 2017 Key Issues

 $40 million New Orleans public safety plan calls for new cameras, pedestrian Bourbon Street  New Orleans $40 million security plan  Landrieu security plan calls for $3.8M in annual expenses   … Read More »

Greater New Orleans Hotel & Lodging Association's partnership with New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity AmeriCorps Build-A-Thon commemorates Hurricane Katrina 10 year anniversary

Greater New Orleans Hotel & Lodging Association's partnership with New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity AmeriCorps Build-A-Thon commemorates Hurricane Katrina 10 year anniversary

June 5, 2015 Key Issues

On May 20th and 21st over 300 members of the Greater New Orleans Hotel & Lodging Association (GNOHLA) volunteered time and effort to kick-off Habitat for Humanity’s AmeriCorps Build-A-Thon.  The two-week event in New Orleans targeted b… Read More »

AH&LA 2013 Issue Briefs

AH&LA 2013 Issue Briefs

July 29, 2013 Key Issues

For the most up to date American Hotel and Lodging Association information click this link:AH&LA Issues Brief 2013This issue includes information on:Travel across the United StatesImmigration SupportRegulatory Update- including Labor Relations, P… Read More »

IRS Alters Tax Treatment of Automatic Gratuities

IRS Alters Tax Treatment of Automatic Gratuities

November 7, 2012 Key Issues

Automatic Gratuities Now Considered Wages The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has provided administrative guidelines to its examiners concerning Rev. Rul. 2012-18, published in the 2012-26 Internal Revenue Bulletin, that note when performing a tip exa… Read More »

Per Diem Rates Saved -- AH&LA Blocks Move to Arbitrarily Slash Rates

Per Diem Rates Saved -- AH&LA Blocks Move to Arbitrarily Slash Rates

September 28, 2012 Key Issues

Sept 28, 2012In response to AH&LA’s efforts on behalf of the lodging industry, the General Services Administration (GSA) announced today that they will not alter its market-based methodology in calculating federal per diem rates.After hear… Read More »