Latoya Cantrell

Chris Miller
September 20, 2018 - 3:39 pm
A Louisiana Legislative audit of credit cards issued to New Orleans city council members full of sloppy bookkeeping and questionable purchases among all council members, not just LaToya Cantrell, according to a report in The New Orleans Advocate . Cantrell's credit card use became an issue in the...
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September 03, 2018 - 4:24 pm
New Orleans is bracing for Tropical Storm Gordon. The storm could start impacting the city late tomorrow through Wednesday. Mayor LaToya Cantrell says rain will be the main issue, so she's taking the proper precautions. "I'm issuing a voluntary evacuation order, only for the areas outside of the...
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September 01, 2018 - 4:42 pm
A tropical wave near Haiti could produce rain for the New Orleans area in the coming days. We are closely monitoring the tropical wave that is moving toward the Gulf of Mexico, and I am in constant contact with all of our City agencies to ensure that they have the resources they need, and assets in...
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David Blake
August 31, 2018 - 2:38 pm
Will the cameras stay or go? The New Orleans City Council will meet again in several weeks for another report on the traffic enforcement cameras and to learn if the city can afford to lose over $25 million year in revenue from those tickets. Political analyst Clancy DuBos says there's no doubt...
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Scoot
August 21, 2018 - 12:44 pm
I love New Orleans, but... New Orleans may be the most tradition-rich city in America. The city is older than the country, and the many cultures that contributed to the foundation of New Orleans helped create a unique cultural landscape that continues to place New Orleans at the top of the list of...
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Chris Miller
August 13, 2018 - 1:36 pm
New Orleans Police today announced several arrests as part of a large narcotics investigation. Police this morning said 71 suspects have been arrested, with warrants out for 54 more. "We are not going to let up until we ensure that they are off the streets of New Orleans," said Mayor LaToya...
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July 14, 2018 - 5:57 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Congressman Cedric Richmond says New Orleans can keep $2 billion in Federal Emergency Management Agency grants approved to fix sewers and water pipes damaged by Hurricane Katrina. A Department of Homeland Security audit last July said FEMA should take back the money. It said the...
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Don Ames
June 07, 2018 - 7:46 pm
New Orleans Mayor Latoya Cantrell has chosen Col. Terry Ebbert to be the city's new Public Safety and Homeland Security Director. The mayor’s office announced Thursday that Ebbert has been hired to lead the department, which oversees EMS, NOFD and more public safety entities. In announcing the hire...
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Chris Miller
June 01, 2018 - 12:40 pm
As hurricane season begins, local leaders are getting together to coordinate regional plans and remind residents of their responsibilities. Leaders of New Orleans and Jefferson Parish met for a hurricane exercise in the Morial Convention Center. In addition to having plans to either evacuate or...
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