Pool at Joe Brown Park Will Close for Renovations April 1 to June 1

Beginning on April 1, 2018, the pool and pool house at Joe W. Brown Park, 5601 Read Blvd., will be closed to the public until June 1, for renovations which will include renovated locker rooms with Americans with Disabilities-Act compliant showers, and new floors and benches, repainting the pool tub,...

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...

NORD Foundation Honors Jerome Smith, Peyton Manning at Inaugural Gala

[contentblock id=1 img=gcb.png]   On Tuesday, April 11, the New Orleans Recreation Development (NORD) Foundation held its first inaugural Champions Gala honoring longtime supporters, Jerome Smith and Peyton Manning. The gala was held at the Jill H. and Avram A. Glazer Family Club at Tulane University’s Yulman Stadium. The informal...