More than two years after a hard-fought battle to gain city approval for a $70 million renovation of the former Woolworth’s building, the project appears to finally be moving forward even with its lead developer facing a prison sentence.
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It has been months since the 2,000-page Greater New Orleans Urban Water Plan was unveiled to the public. Now the organizations behind the document have released an iPad app to keep the conversation of how to put it into action ... Read More »
Contractors are expected to begin demolition next month on a two-story building on Gravier Street as part of an ongoing project to convert a neighboring downtown office tower into apartments and a boutique hotel.
The following are the top residential and commercial permits awarded for parishes in the New Orleans area in the week prior to Oct. 25. Commercial permits valued at $100,000 and more and residential permits valued at $50,000 and more are ... Read More »
Everyone loves a good list, but inevitably someone will be left off. Our annual Top Construction Projects tally is no exception. Many firms call me each year and ask why they were not included in the special report. The ranking ... Read More »
BY: Robin Shannon, Reporter
A notable project is stalled while the federal government determines the future of an incentive that has been key to the rebirth of downtown New Orleans.