As of Jan 1, 2019, 65% of red light traffic cameras located outside of school zones have been deactivated. Mayor LaToya Cantrell announced that 20 out of 31 red light traffic cameras will no longer ticket motorists. These school zone cameras are a part of Cantrell’s restructuring plan: school zone cameras will operate only during […]
A Singaporean company is suing the Port of New Orleans, saying hazards present at the Port that led to an oil spill in April of 2018.
According to Attorney General Jeff Landry, state public records requests can only be filled for Louisiana residents.
On Thursday, minimum wage increases took effect in twenty states across the nation, while in Louisiana the minimum wage remained at $7.25. This year, Governor John Bel Edwards wants to try once again to change that. “A modest but meaningful increase to $8.50 over a couple of years would be the right thing to do,” […]
On a day when the historic 116th Congress – made up with over 100 new female representatives – took to work, Nancy Pelosi regained the gavel for the second time as Speaker of the House. Pelosi was re-elected with 220 votes, while 12 Democrats voted for other candidates like Stacey Abrams and John Lewis. The […]
New Orleans ended 2018 with only 145 murders, the lowest in almost half a century.
On Monday, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) released a video confirming that she is running for President in 2020.
According to new figures released by The Data Center on Friday, people of color are disproportionately hired for positions that pay less than $15/hr.
The New Orleans Police Department has implemented traffic closures and additional parking restrictions in and around the French Quarter in preparation for NYE.
Mayor LaToya Cantrell, through the Action New Orleans initiative, is not playing around when it comes to the major city tourism organizations.
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