New Orleans Redevelopment Authority hosts community engagement meeting for District D
The New Orleans Redevelopment Authority (NORA) is hosting community engagement meetings throughout March in each Council district to update residents on its investments throughout the city and discuss future opportunities for properties and housing in each area.
These meetings are important for residents and businesses who want to keep up with the progress of economic development of properties in each district.
The meeting for District D (Gentilly’s district) will take place on Wednesday, March 22 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the New Orleans Recreation Development Commission (NORDC), formerly Milne Boys Home, located at 5420 Franklin Avenue.
NORA’s Executive Director Brenda M. Breaux and members of the senior management team will present the organization’s sales history, disposition methods, current property inventory, updates on non-compliant road home properties and opportunities for housing development, commercial revitalization and land stewardship.
Residents are welcome to attend this meeting and any of the following sessions held from 6 to 8 p.m.:
March 15 – District E (New Orleans East): Lake Forest Charter Elementary School (11110 Lake Forest Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70128)
March 21 – District E (Lower Ninth Ward): Sanchez Multi-Purpose Center (1616 Caffin Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117)
March 22 – District D: New Orleans Recreation Development Commission (NORDC), formerly Milne Boys Home (5420 Franklin Ave., New Orleans, LA 70122)
March 27 – District C: The George and Joyce Wein Jazz & Heritage Center (1225 N. Rampart, New Orleans, LA 70116)
March 28 – District A: KIPP Believe College Prep, Paul L. Dunbar Elementary Campus (9330 Forshey St., New Orleans, LA 70118)
For more information on NORA, visit www.NORAWorks.org.