S&WB

There’s a roadblock for LaToya Cantrell’s latest tax revenue-shifting plan: John Alario

By Richard Thompson

Source: The Advocate

October 6, 2018

Louisiana state Senate President John Alario on Friday threw cold water on Mayor LaToya Cantrell’s tentative plan to try to...

Mayor Cantrell: Tax money for tourism, sports industries, should help pay for drainage, infrastructure

By Jessica Williams

Source: The Advocate

October 4, 2018

Mayor LaToya Cantrell outlined tentative plans Thursday to shift some tax revenue away from various local tourism, sports and...

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

By The Times-Picayune Editorial Board

Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

September 21, 2018

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

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

By Beau Evans

Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

September 18, 2018

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

Our levees and pumps aren’t enough to keep New Orleans dry | Editorial

By The Times-Picayune Editorial Board

Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

May 27, 2018

The start of hurricane season always raises our collective anxiety level a bit. South Louisianians have to be on...

Mayor LaToya Cantrell: New Orleans drainage projects have ‘been on hold far too long’

By Kevin Litten

Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

May 22, 2018

New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell held a news conference on Tuesday (May 22) to level with the public about the city’s...

Committee searching for new S&WB director expected to meet

By Allen Henry

Source: FOX 8

May 21, 2018

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) – Fixing the Sewerage and Water Board may be one of the toughest jobs in...

Bill to add City Council representation back to Sewerage & Water Board heads to governor’s desk

By Beau Evans

Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

May 17, 2018

NOTE: Gov John Bel Edwards signed this bill on May 20. A bill that would return New Orleans City Council representation back to...

Bill to place a N.O. city councilperson on S&WB closer to final approval

By Sabrina Wilson

Source: FOX 8

April 18, 2018

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) – A bill in the State Legislature to place a member of the New Orleans...

New Orleans should regulate, not run Sewerage & Water Board, watchdog group says

By Beau Evans

Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

April 10, 2018

Adding a New Orleans City Council member back to the Sewerage & Water Board could “create a false sense of security” along with...