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All Aboard the SOUL Train
/ August 14, 2017 0 COMMENTS
The Greater New Orleans region is defined by our relationship with water, which ...
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 ...
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 ...
AUTOMATIC RETRACTABLE SCREEN STORMWATER INLET PROTECTION DEVICES
/ April 4, 2017 0 COMMENTS
Thanks to Robert Thompson for sending this in… Article courtesy Forester Magazines Protecting Storm Drain Inlets Everybody loves a party, and nobody loves a good time more than ...
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 ...
Fair Grounds Helps Neighborhood
/ March 5, 2017 0 COMMENTS
The Fair Grounds Racecourse & Slots has allowed the Faubourg St. John Neighborhood Association to use its Black Gold room for quarterly general membership meetings for many years.   ...
Bicycle Vending on Esplanade Could Get Love in Triangles if Machines Scaled Down
/ March 3, 2017 0 COMMENTS
On Saturday, March 25, the Mayor’s Neighborhood Engagement Office hosted their quarterly Neighborhood Leaders Roundtable. Over sixty (60) leaders representing neighborhoods across ...
Ruby Slipper Kicks in Great Food to Feed the First
/ February 28, 2017 0 COMMENTS
Ruby Slipper Kicks in Great Food to Feed the First   The officers in the First District of the New Orleans Police Department received a special treat courtesy of the Ruby Slipper. ...