What We’re Saying: Yeah, Ya’ Right, Mayor Cantrell!

We Have TOO LITTLE to LOSE! Plans to build a hotel in the footprint of the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Development District received a pretty tough blow in recent days with a clear and resounding voice of dissent from Mayor LaToya Cantrell. It’s not the she doesn’t think the...

City Releases Draft Report of Disparity Study

The city of New Orleans released a draft report of its disparity study today (Wednesday, Feb. 28). The study details hits and misses of the city’s disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE) program, while offering recommendations on strengthening the program to create and sustain economic equity throughout the city for all its...