$7 Million Available for Development of Affordable Rentals

The Mayor’s Office of Housing Policy and Community Development recently released a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the development of affordable rental housing in New Orleans. The funding cones from U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) dollars, general obligation bonds and Neighborhood Housing Improvement Funds (NHIF)....

City Leaders Break Ground on $3.5 Million NOPD Training Academy and Firing Range in New Orleans East

City Leaders on Thursday, Oct. 29, celebrated groundbreaking on the new state-of-the-art Firing Range housed at the New Orleans Police Department Municipal Training Academy in New Orleans East.Mayor LaToya Cantrell and NOPD Superintendent Shaun Ferguson , District B Councilman Jay Banks, NOFD Superintendent Roman Nelson, Criminal Justice Commissioner Tenisha T. Stevens, President and Chief Executive Officer of the New Orleans Police and...