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

Politics

Don’t forget to VOTE Saturday March 24th

Aside from the Primary’s election, New Orleans has a special ballot item on March 24th. “Seven candidates are vying to fill the unexpired term of Arnie Fielkow, who resigned from the City Council in October. They are Councilwoman Stacy Head, state Rep. Austin Badon, William “Poppa” Gant, Andrew Gressett, District B Gary Landrieu, Norbert Rome [...]

Friends of Lafitte Corridor Board Nominations

Friends of Lafitte Corridor Board Nominations

Call for nominations to the Friends of Lafitte Corridor Board It is time for the election of Friends of Lafitte Corridor (FOLC) Board of Directors. FOLC’s Board can consist of up to twenty-one directors that can hold office for three-year terms with no consecutive terms. You can see the current board on the FOLC website. [...]

New MCSD Board Member Appointed by Susan Guidry

New MCSD Board Member Appointed by Susan Guidry

Jim Olsen, a newly elected member to the MCNO Board, has recently been appointed to the MCSD Board by Susan Guidry.  Mr. Olsen is enthusiastic about increasing the communication between MCNO members and MCSD by being available at MCNO General Membership Meetings. He has also committed to increasing the effectiveness of the MCSD mission. Mr. [...]

City Council Budget Hearings

City Council Budget Hearings

City Council Chambers 10 am to 5 pm THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10 BLIGHT REDUCTION MAYOR’S OFFICE (INCLUDING ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FUND) MAYOR’S OFFICE OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT (INCLUDING NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSING IMPROVEMENT FUND) FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11 CLERK OF CRIMINAL DISTRICT COURT CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE MONDAY, NOVEMBER 14 AS NEEDED FOR BUDGET COMMITTEE TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15 DISTRICT ATTORNEY HEALTH DEPARTMENT [...]

Mayor & City Council Host Community Meeting

Mayor & City Council Host Community Meeting

District A Please join Mayor Mitch Landrieu and Councilmember Susan Guidry for a community meeting in your district to discuss budget priorities. The Mayor will bring his entire team including all Deputy Mayors and Department Heads, so come out and make sure your voice is heard. WHEN: Wednesday, August 24, 2011 5:30 to 6:00 pm [...]

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 [...]

State Treasurer John Kennedy to Speak on July 26

State Treasurer John Kennedy to Speak on July 26

MCNO, with the support of several local organizations, will host a presentation by State Treasurer John Kennedy on July 26, 2011 from 6:30-8:00pm at Grace Episcopal Church at 3700 Canal Street. The topic of concern is the proposed funding for the planned hospital facility in Mid-City. This will be an opportunity for residents of Mid-City [...]

MCNO July Events Calendar

MCNO July Events Calendar

JULY MEETING: MONDAY JULY 11, 2011 Hot Dog Social and Pot Luck (Come Eat!) 3700 Canal, Grace Episcopal Church 6:00-6:30 “Meet & Greet” with Zone Captains and District Police 6:30-8:00 Regular Program: Transportation, Including Bikes and Bike Paths NEIGHBORHOOD SOCIAL: SATURDAY, JULY 16 “Chill Out with MCNO” 218 S. Jefferson Davis Parkway 2pm-5pm Free Snowballs, [...]

University Medical Center Press Conference Thursday, June 16

University Medical Center Press Conference Thursday, June 16

MAYOR LANDRIEU, CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS & BUSINESS LEADERS TO HOLD PRESS CONFERENCE REGARDING UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER Thursday, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, City Council members and New Orleans regional business leaders will hold a press conference regarding the University Medical Center and biomedical corridor. WHO:              Mayor Mitch LandrieuCity Council membersNew [...]