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SEPTEMBER 2016 ISSUE

 

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RTA Service Changes start Oct. 2

Starting Sunday, Oct. 2, the Regional Transit Authority is enhancing bus and streetcar services, including opening the North Rampart/St. Claude Streetcar line. These enhancements will increase service reliability, and provide more frequent service on many routes for riders. Rider Alerts detailing the service enhancements are available at www.norta.com. In addition to the Rampart/St. Claude Streetcar,

A New Orleans Tribune Editorial: What Do We Really Have to Lose?

When Republican presidential Donald Trump nominee made his disconcertingly awkward appeal presumably to Black voters last month with the rhetorical “What do you have to lose?”, he was clobbered by Black political pundits and Black folk in general for what was seen by many as a disingenuous pitch not even directed toward Black people at

New Orleans UNCF Walk Set for Oct. 8

More than 2,000 community supporters are expected to come together at the Audubon Park Riverview, 6500 Magazine St., for the New Orleans UNCF Walk for Education on Saturday, Oct. 8. The fundraising event benefits deserving students and UNCF’s member universities Dillard and Xavier. WWL-TV’s Thanh Truong and Caresse Jackman will serve as the emcees.  Registration

Mayor Landrieu Signs Gun Safety Ordinance into Law

From a press release Today (Monday Sept. 12), Mayor Mitch Landrieu signed a gun safety ordinance into law. Introduced by Jason Williams and James Gray, the ordinance was unanimously passed by the City Council. The ordinance has addresses three areas by: Making it mandatory for residents to report a lost or stolen gun; Making all NORDC facilities
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