Citizens Present List of Sewerage & Water Board Demands to City

Concerns range from billing issues to privatization  The Sewerage & Water Board Fight Back Coalition held a press conference today (Wednesday, Nov. 15) on the second floor of City Hall at Mayor Landrieu's office. The coalition is comprised of residents concerned about unusually high as well as those whose houses...

You Are What You Eat? Local Coalition Calls Out Tyson Foods Tycoon

By Morgan Lawrence Consumers recognize Tyson's quick and easy frozen foods with their family friendly advertisements that show a bag of frozen chicken tenders filling a family of four. Although their products don't dent your funds, they can deter your health. New Orleans' Mighty Earth coalition decided to take action...

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...