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Greater New Orleans: Local Governments

Bring New Orleans Back
Important documents, reports and information pertaining to the rebuilding of New Orleans, including:

  • Commission Reports
  • Development Reports
  • Numerous meeting agendas and minutes
  • Planning information and summaries
  • Committee information
  • Volunteer information

New Orleans Neighborhoods Rebuilding Plan 
The New Orleans City Council hired Lambert Advisory LLC and SHEDO LLC to help develop reconstruction plans for 50 neighborhoods heavily flooded by Hurricane Katrina and Rita. The plans will recommend reconstruction strategies and a redevelopment vision for each of these neighborhoods. You can find out more information by visiting the website.

Recovery School District in New Orleans
New Orleans public school information help parents plan for the upcoming school year for their children and information about school openings and how to apply for teaching jobs.

Repetitive Floodloss Information Site
This website is provided by the University of New Orleans with funding support from FEMA. It provides useful information on what to do when storm events happen. The site also summarizes news headlines and provides links to information on Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.

New Orleans Regional Planning Commission
The Regional Planning Commission (RPC) provides information about its projects, access to its work products, data at regional and parish levels, information about its member-parishes, area cities and towns, and links to related sites.

St. Bernard Parish Citizens Recovery Committee
Members serving on the Bernard Parish Citizens Recovery Committee are listed with their current points of contact. The Committee encourages all citizens to either call or e-mail any of these members with comments or issues regarding rebuilding St. Bernard Parish. A web form is provided to enter comments directly from this site.

Times-Picayune (New Orleans)
Comprehensive newspaper coverage of the hurricanes and subsequent disaster-related news. Search Times-Picayune paid archives before and after Katrina, and browse free post-Katrina archives.

The Advocate (Baton Rouge)
Newspaper coverage of the hurricanes and subsequent disaster-related news from Baton Rouge. Good photo-documentation.

Unified New Orleans Plan (UNOP)
The Unified New Orleans Plan is a single, comprehensive recovery and rebuilding plan that includes all thirteen Planning Districts of Orleans Parish.

Last Updated: 
06/18/2012 - 14:17