After a long dry spell it finally rained on Monday, November 7, 2016. Many streets were flooded but several representatives of neighborhoods in New Orleans’ Council District A attended a meeting at 6 p.m. at Esperanza Charter School at 4407 South Carrollton Avenue in New Orleans. The meeting was held in a temporary building that is currently used as a music room.
In the link below is a PDF of the presentation. Faubourg St. John will receive $9 million in infrastructure improvements. The work will begin during February, 2017 and continue for many years.
Beginning in February, 2017, one new construction project will begin each week in New Orleans through 2020. $5 billion is required to fix all the streets. $2.4 billion has been obtained through FEMA and other funding sources. Type your address in the search bar after clicking on the link below to find out what will be happening on your street.