Thursday, September 4, 2014 - New Orleans, LA
- At today's regular City Council meeting, the Council adopted Ordinances amending the City Code pertaining to for-hire vehicles, the mooring of boats along Bayou St. John, and the obstruction of public rights-of-way and other public spaces. The Council also passed a Resolution supporting the approval of funding for construction of a new floodwall near the Violet Canal.
In other business, the Council recognized the community and neighborhood outreach efforts of New Orleans East community leader Cyndi Nguyen and youth program coordinator Jerome Smith. Additionally, the Council celebrated the Preservation Resource Center's 40th anniversary.