BGR in the News

Stephanie Grace: From City Hall to STRs, here’s 1st steps LaToya Cantrell has taken on her to-do list

Being mayor of a major city such as New Orleans is a big, big job, and realistically speaking, no...

A phone call with S&WB shouldn’t replace a public meeting

Mayor LaToya Cantrell says she held private conversations with Sewerage & Water Board members just to keep them informed after controversial...

Grace Notes: LaToya Cantrell has a Ray Nagin moment (and no, not in the criminal way)

Speaking at a Tuesday morning briefing hosted by the Bureau of Governmental Research, New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell answered...

Like others, Cantrell pitches City Hall move; Navy compound, Municipal Auditorium are options

New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell’s administration has made evaluating options for relocating or renovating City Hall an “absolute priority,”...

Municipal Auditorium for City Hall? Not so fast, Cantrell’s CAO says

New Orleans city officials are still in the very early stages of exploring options for a new City Hall,...

Cantrell proposes moving City Hall to Municipal Auditorium

The Municipal Auditorium has had many uses during its 88-year history: concert hall, home of Carnival balls, basketball arena...

Cantrell defends phone ‘calls’ with Sewerage & Water Board members; lawyer says it violated the law

New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell on Tuesday (Sept. 18) defended her decision to hold at least one private phone call with members of...

Cantrell eyes Municipal Auditorium as the new City Hall, but what about rest of Armstrong Park?

NEW ORLEANS —On Tuesday, Mayor LaToya Cantrell floated the idea of turning the blighted Municipal Auditorium in Armstrong Park...

New Orleans Mayor Considers Moving City Hall To Armstrong Park

A task force is examining if the shuttered Municipal Auditorium could be the new home for city government. After...

Letters: Convention Center should explore better deal

I read with interest a recent article in The Advocate in which a group that includes Joe Jaeger is...