Neighborhood-wide meetings: second monday of every month at Warren Easton Charter School: 3019 Canal Street at 6:30PM.

MCNO Formal Positions

MCNO Election Results

MCNO Election Results

MCNO membership elections were held at the December 12th meeting. Below are the results of that election. New Bylaws changes The membership voted to approve three amendments to the bylaws. The first will reduce the number of Board positions to 9. The second allows the new Board to revamp the structure of the MCNO Board [...]

Upcoming Demolition Hearings

Upcoming Demolition Hearings

The property owners of the following addresses have requested a demolition permit: Applicant Requests 401 N CARROLLTON AVE (Bohn Ford) 435 N SOLOMON ST 2645 Tulane (just outside our borders – we can weigh in or not)   FEMA/City Funded 511 S HENNESSEY ST 2830-32 BANKS ST 4218-20 S CARROLLTON AVE   Comments will be [...]

MCNO Position on Upcoming Demolition Hearing

Please find below MCNO’s positions on Mid-City properties before NCDC on today’s agenda. MCNO Secretary Lili LeGardeur will attend the hearing to represent MCNO. New Business – Applications (APP) b) 134-36 S JEFFERSON DAVIS PKWY – NO POSITION MCNO defers to the will of the committee. The property owner has refused to sign a redvelopment [...]

MCNO Formal Position: Demolition Hearing for 227 S. Olympia

MCNO has one property on the agenda – 227 S. Olympia. We strongly OPPOSE this request by the city to tear down a significantly contributing, structurally sound building and ask the committee to DENY it. We are shocked to find this property on the city’s Public Nuisance DEMO list. It has had numerous code judgments [...]

VECINOS Experience LatinNola

VECINOS Experience LatinNola

The CubaNOLA Arts Collective, in cojunction with LatiNola and the Mexican Consulate in New Orleans present – VECINOS – Mid-City A Celebration between Neighbors Experience LatiNola 3rd Annual Hispanic Cultural Festival Comiskey Playground & the 600 block S. Jefferson Davis Parkway between Baudin and D’Hemecourt Sunday, October 2 10am to 5pm   On Sunday, October 2nd, [...]

MCNO Position on Proposed Demolition

MCNO has taken a formal position of oppose the request for demolition at 3915 and 3921 Banks. For more information, please read the 3915 and 3921 Banks Opposition Letter.

Formal Positions for Demolition Applications – September 17, 2011

Below are our positions on for the NCDC today. 2619 CANAL – Deferral This property is actually one block outside our borders, but we have an interest on all Canal Street development in our general area. This property appears to be from the 60s-70s and is not a contributing structure. Therefore, MCNO does not oppose [...]

Redistricting Debate Ends in Success for Mid-City

Redistricting Debate Ends in Success for Mid-City

After working long into the evening, the City Council passed a new redistricting map. Early on in the afternoon, it became evident that MCNO’s relentless advocacy had borne fruit, as all five District Council members presented amendments that put City Park and the area between St. Louis and City Park back into District A, where [...]