NOEH Unveils McDonald & Canizaro Diabetes Center

Tribune Staff Dr. Takeisha Davis, president and CEO of New Orleans East Hospital, welcomed a crowd to the reveal and ribbon-cutting ceremony of NOEH's new Diabetes Center on Tuesday (Nov. 14) afternoon. The new center embodies the hospital's mission of "quality health care close to home," says Davis. The event...

Mayor Landrieu Breaks Ground on Hunter’s Field Playground Clubhouse 

By Morgan Lawrence Mayor Landrieu joined FEMA’s Albert Walters (pictured at podium), City and State officials and community stakeholders to break ground on the new Hunter’s Field Playground Clubhouse on 1601 N. Claiborne Ave. In addition to the new clubhouse, improvements are being made to the existing building and amphitheater. Once...

City and S&WB Announce More Drainage Pump Repairs

From a press release Mayor Mitch Landrieu and City officials provided an update on the status of Sewerage and Water Board’s (S&WB) power generation and drainage systems in New Orleans as well as an update on catch basin repairs and assistance delivered to over 500 residents at the flood resource center held last...

City Breaks Ground on Michoud Boulevard Reconstruction Project

From a press release On last Friday (July 28), Mayor Mitch Landrieu joined city and state officials, and community stakeholders to break ground on the $3.8 million Michoud Boulevard Reconstruction Project. Construction will stretch from Chef Menteur Highway to Dwyer Road in New Orleans East.   “The Michoud Boulevard Reconstruction Project...

Mayor Landrieu to Host Live Telephone Town Halls for 2018 Budget Process

From a press release On Tuesday, July 18, 2017 (tomorrow) and Wednesday, July 19, 2017, Mayor Mitch Landrieu will host telephone town halls to discuss budget priorities as the City begins its 2018 budget process. The 2018 budget proposal will maintain the priorities outlined in 2017 and help maintain fiscal...