October 25th, 2013
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It’s Friday, December 6 and 3:44pm in Downtown New Orleans.
This Wednesday, come join the DDD at the final free concert in this fall's Harvest the Music series at Lafayette Square. The DDD is a proud sponsor and will be on hand with details on this year's Canal Street: Home for the Holidays, including on-site registration for the annual Reindeer… read more
The DDD and Downtown New Orleans are proud to welcome back an iconic landmark. Friday, Mayor Landrieu and other officials celebrated the reopening of the historic Saenger Theatre at 1111 Canal Street following a $52 million restoration. Built in 1927 by noted New Orleans architect Emile Weil, the Saenger Theatre… read more
DDD Leading Minds Breakfast Attracts Over 100 Attendees read more
City of New Orleans issued parking instructions and reminders in advance of the Saints Back to Football 5K Run presented by Chevron, scheduled for this Saturday, August 31, 2013. 7,000 runners and walkers are expected to participate. Beginning at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 31, runners will start on LaSalle… read more
DDD Holiday Office Hours The DDD would like to wish all our Downtown NOLA partners a very safe and happy Labor Day Weekend. In observance of the holiday, the DDD office will be closed on Monday, September 2nd. We will resume normal office hours on Tuesday, September 3rd. As always,… read more
This week the New Orleans Interagency Council on Homelessness (NOICH) gave an update on the homeless problem in the city. As of August 21, 194 chronically homeless individuals have been housed as part of the 200 homes in 100 days campaign. The deadline for achieving the goal of 200 is… read more
Congratulations to DDD Board Commissioner Jade Brown-Russell for being named a City Business Women of the Year Honoree. Every year the publication recognizes 50 individuals for their career and community contributions. For a complete list of honorees please click here. read more
More Residents are Returning to Urban Centers to Live Closer to Work read more
The DDD is proud to announce its new 2013-2014 Board of Commissioners Officers. The officers will officially assume their positions on July 1 and serve in that capacity for one year. Board Chair – Troy Carter Vice-Chair – Karyn Kearney Treasurer – Judy Barrasso Secretary – Allison Tiller Immediate Past… read more
"The transformation that's taking place in New Orleans both socially and economically is stunning." World Trade 100 Magazine
Downtown welcomes approximately 120,000 people on a given week-day, enough to make it the fourth largest city in Louisiana
New Orleans ranked in top 10 "Next Cities" of the best places to live and work for young professionals Next Generation Consulting
New Orleans ranked #2 employment market in the country Manpower
Downtown is a collage of 8 distinct neighborhoods that includes 4 historic districts.
Forbes.com ranks New Orleans #8 in Top Cities to Relocate Forbes.com
Downtown's population has doubled in the past 10 years to 5,100 residents. It is expected to double again by 2020.
New Orleans ranked #1 Most Improved on "Best Cities for Business" Wall Street Journal Marketwatch