Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority – West Finishes Construction on Algiers Bike Path Project

The Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority – West today (March 8) announced the completion of construction of a shared-use trail project in cooperation with the City of New Orleans. The trail, which continues the existing trail, begins near Odeon Avenue and stretches 3.45 miles downstream to the Chalmette Ferry. The...

Statewide Rental Assistance Program Launches with $161 Million in Federal Funds

Orleans, Jefferson and five other parishes will administer their own programs Governor John Bel Edwards recently announced the launch of Louisiana’s new statewide emergency rental assistance program for renters and landlords experiencing financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The $161 million program will serve the 57 parishes...