New Orleans budget

Chris Miller
November 21, 2019 - 11:00 am
The New Orleans City Council today voted to approve a budget that includes some changes to tax rates, to adjust for recent property re-appraisals. The city believes it has pulled off a balancing act that will keep tax collections neutral overall, although some property owners are likely to...
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Jim Hanzo
November 29, 2018 - 4:03 pm
New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell discussed the 2019 budget this afternoon and said they wanted to get a better understanding of what the priorities are that are aligned with the people of New Orleans. "Public safety, infrastructure, that is physical infrastructure as well as human infrastructure...
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Chris Miller
November 29, 2018 - 12:52 pm
The New Orleans City Council today voted to approve a roughly $700 million dollar budget for 2019. Council budget committee chairman Jared Brossett says they added a little money to Mayor LaToya Cantrell's proposed budget: $3.8 million worth. "As the budget committee chair, I wanted to ensure that...
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David Blake
November 02, 2018 - 12:42 pm
Mayor Cantrell talks city budget, traffic cameras, and more New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell was talking red light and speeding cameras and city pay raises during an appearance on WWL-AM/FM and WWL.com this morning. Despite the loss in revenue, Cantrell defends her decision to go with a plan that...
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Newell Normand
September 23, 2017 - 10:52 am
The New Orleans City Council and District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro are in a dispute over whether or not Cannizzaro's office is prosecuting too many cases. I sat down with the DA to discuss this mess. Newell Normand's HOT TAKES - I was incredulous over the dialogue that went back-and-forth between...
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