April 14, 2020

Local Initiatives Support Corporation Grants (4.14.2020)

Understanding the toll of small businesses closing their doors to help fight the spread of the COVID-19 virus, Verizon will donate $2.5 million to Local Initiatives […]
April 3, 2020

Drive-up Food Pantry for Hospitality and Gig Economy Workers Extended During Stay-at-Home Order (4.3.2020)

In partnership with Second Harvest Food Bank, Evacuteer and Culture Aid NOLA, District “C” Councilmember Kristin Gisleson Palmer will continue offering meals and non-perishable food items […]
April 1, 2020

Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act (4.1.2020)

The Department of the Treasury and the Small Business Administration have released information on the Paycheck Protection Program, which provides $349 billion in loans to small […]
March 27, 2020

Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act (3.27.2020)

The House of Representatives is set to take up tomorrow the nearly $2T emergency relief package approved unanimously by the Senate late last night. The Coronavirus […]
March 25, 2020

French Quarter Road Construction: Wednesday, March 25, 2020

The City of New Orleans, Department of Public Works announced that full reconstruction work on the 800 block of St. Ann Street between Bourbon and Dauphine […]
March 20, 2020

Louisiana Businesses Now Eligible for Disaster Loans (3.20.2020)

Small businesses in New Orleans are now eligible for federal disaster-loan assistance through the Small Business Administration. Gov. John Bel Edwards announced the availability of these […]
March 19, 2020

Councilmember Kristin Palmer and Partners to Offer Meals and Non-perishable Food Items to Local Seniors and Hospitality Workers (3.19.2020)

In partnership with Second Harvest Food Bank, District “C” Councilmember Kristin Gisleson Palmer will be providing a free drive-up food pantry for hospitality and gig economy […]
March 18, 2020

City of New Orleans Waives Fines, Fees, Interest, and Penalties on Sales Tax Payments (3.17.2020)

Mayor LaToya Cantrell today announced that, response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the City of New Orleans is waiving fines, fees, interest and penalties on sales tax […]
March 17, 2020

Gig Economy Relief Fund – $100K Committed (3.17.2020)

As a result of the current and anticipated local economic impact of COVID-19, the New Orleans Business Alliance (NOLABA) has set up a dedicated relief fund […]