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New Orleans airport’s new director describes plans for growth, new terminal

Jul 27, 2017

“I’m a native New Orleanian,” Aviation Director Kevin Dolliole told a packed room Thursday at a breakfast briefing hosted by the Bureau of Governmental Research. “I think I’ve honed my skills moving around to different facilities in the country, so I’ve touched and run different airports. I’ve been a consultant.”

Source: The Advocate

Orleans Parish voters to decide Nov. 6 on renewing, increasing millage for Orleans Levee District

Oct 26, 2012

However, the Bureau of Governmental Research questions the wisdom of the proposed millages. “It is not clear that the current approach to the non-flood assets is optimal,” it said in its analysis of the millage requests.

Source: Nola.com

Future of N.O. airport topic of June 26 briefing

Jun 11, 2012

The nonprofit Bureau of Governmental Research plans a briefing June 26 focused on the future of Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport.

Source: The Associated Press

Council panel OKs airport idea

Jun 4, 2008

A New Orleans City Council committee voted Tuesday to endorse the “overall intent” of a bill in the state Legislature creating a regional airport authority that would help draw up terms under which the city might give up control of Louis Armstrong International Airport.

Source: Times-Picayune

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