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All Aboard the SOUL Train
/ August 14, 2017 0 COMMENTS
It is clear that we need to shift our mindset about stormwater in New Orleans. So, ...
Life on the Bayou Heritage Fair at the Pitot House on Bayou St. John
/ August 12, 2017 0 COMMENTS
One of the oldest structures in New Orleans, the Pitot House on Bayou St. John, will host the Life on the Bayou Heritage Fair with demonstrations, entertainment, storytelling, ...
REMOVING CONCRETE DOES REDUCE FLOODING
/ August 11, 2017 0 COMMENTS
“Thought you would like to know that our front yard did beautifully yesterday!” This message brought to you by the owners of the Broadmoor house that used to get 8″ in ...
Install Rain Barrels Under Your Downspouts to Help Reduce Flooding
/ August 9, 2017 0 COMMENTS
While certainly not a solution to flooding, rain barrels reduce the amount of runoff to the City’s pumps and can reduce your water bill if you are an avid gardener and use a lot ...
New Orleans Health Department wants to Help You Fight Mosquito-borne Diseases
/ August 4, 2017 0 COMMENTS
“Parts of the United States that once had steady precipitation are now experiencing periods of drought punctuated by heavy rainfall. Sudden deluges leave behind puddles of ...
Litter Education for Grades K-5 Receives Unanimous Support
/ July 7, 2017 0 COMMENTS
photo courtesy keeplouisianabeautiful.org LITTER EDUCATION RECEIVES UNANIMOUS SUPPORT By Susan Russell / Executive Director, Keep Louisiana Beautiful At a time when our national and ...
2017 Bastille Day in Faubourg St. John Celebrates Joie de Vivre
/ July 3, 2017 0 COMMENTS
photos by Mona McMahon *** Join the fun in the 3100 block of Ponce de Leon for the Faubourg St. John Bastille Day block party in New Orleans on Saturday (July 15) from 4:30 p.m. to 9:45 ...
Gotta Have a Plan Man – Tropical Storm Cindy – Stay Steady But Be Ready
/ June 20, 2017 0 COMMENTS
GOTTA HAVE A PLAN HURRICANE SUPPLY LIST FROM THE COAST GUARD https://www.uscg.mil/d7/airstaborinquen/docs/hurricanepage/suggested%20hurricane%20supply%20kits%20.pdf *** Entergy’s ...
NEIGHBORS TO REMOVE INVASIVE SPECIES FROM BAYOU ST. JOHN ON JUNE 20 and JUNE 24
/ June 10, 2017 0 COMMENTS
by Sara Beth Howard NEIGHBORS TO REMOVE INVASIVE SPECIES FROM BAYOU ST. JOHN ON JUNE 20 and JUNE 24 Kayakityat ( http://kayakitiyat.com/ ) is hosting two events on June 20th and June ...
AUTOMATIC RETRACTABLE SCREEN STORMWATER INLET PROTECTION DEVICES
/ April 4, 2017 0 COMMENTS
Thanks to Robert Thompson for sending this in… Article courtesy Forester Magazines ...
Bayou Cutters Sail Along the Banks of Bayou St. John
/ April 4, 2017 0 COMMENTS
This morning, the Orleans Levee Board cut the grass on the banks of Bayou St. John. As the photo below sent in by Tommy Lewis shows, they did a tremendous job! Bayou cutters sailed ...
Parkway People Perfect Parks Proudly
/ April 3, 2017 0 COMMENTS
photo and info from Robert Thompson click on the photo for a larger view   Whether you call it the “neutral ground” or the median strip, residents and visitors can ...
Are Delivery Trucks Causing Injuries at Esplanade and Mystery Streets?
/ April 1, 2017 0 COMMENTS
Click on the photo for a larger view   Let me preface this post by saying this is NOT an April Fool’s joke. The yellow Americans with Disabilities Act mat on the corner of ...
Let’s Not Meet by Accident
/ March 31, 2017 0 COMMENTS
photo sent in by Robert Thompson Click on the photo for a larger view   Robert Thompson reported that at 7:30 a.m. this morning two folks met by accident at the corner of Broad and ...
Everything is Coming Up Roses at Capdevielle
/ March 7, 2017 0 COMMENTS
 Robert Thompson has been on a mission.   The once neglected Capdevielle Place has received much love and attention from neighbors rallied by Robert.  Today, roses and palms became the ...