The Lens obtained the names of the first 44 customers who faced disconnection from the Sewerage and Water Board. Some complained of unfair treatment, mysterious bills and longstanding disputes with the utility.
Trump's lies are a calculated distraction from what he's actually doing.
After school officials announced they would test school water for lead in 2016, they decided to install filters instead. But the school district has yet to sign a contract with a filter company.
Asbestos removal work happened when kids were in school. But a Children’s Hospital lung doctor says their exposure was “negligible.”
Students benefit, but so do their communities.
The governing board of the Orleans Parish Communication District, which runs the city’s 911 service, fired longtime Executive Director Stephen […]
The school has racked up nine district warnings this year.
Mayor urged board to fire and replace 911 call center director. Her spokesman offered only vague explanations.
The shakeup at the central office comes as RSD schools transition back to local oversight.
Former assistant principal is the fourth leader the board has picked in the past year.
Forty-two states already back 'community solar' — not Louisiana.
Two schools are undergoing asbestos abatement.
District says possible contamination at alternate site was minor and has been fixed.
During the same time period, the school delayed its employees’ retirement benefit payments.
In the latest installment of WWNO and The Lens’ infrastructure series, “New Orleans: Ready or Not?” reporter Travis Lux takes […]
Officials are eager to start spending $2 billion dollars on infrastructure repairs, but say they’ll look for ways to build more resiliently in the coming years
That could delay the ruling in a lawsuit filed by opponents of the plant.
Brent Washington Sr. is under a formal investigation for doing accounting work for Harney on the side.
Each of those stories has made a difference in New Orleans.
Ethics board rules Friends of King CEO Doris Hicks must lose her job for employing relatives Five years ago The […]