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Economic Study Shows Wetlands Restoration Projects As Key Employer, Major Economic Driver Across Gulf Coast

Suggests RESTORE Act Funding Could Result in 29 New Jobs Per Million Dollars

June 7, 2012 | Read Story »

Times-Picayune Citizens’ Group Speaks out on Proposed Changes to The Times-Picayune

A group of concerned civic and business leaders have come together in the wake of the recent announcement by the owners of The Times-Picayune to move to a three-day a week print version in addition to the current web-based nola.com product.

June 4, 2012 | Read Story »

118 Gulf Coast cities, municipalities, economic development groups, and chambers of commerce urge Congress to pass RESTORE Act

For Immediate Release May 29th, 2012 Contacts: Abhi Bhansali, Greater New Orleans, Inc., 504.897.0462, abhi@bondpublicrelations.com Erik Noriega, Greater Houston Partnership, […]

May 29, 2012 | Read Story »

GPI+ — Gulf Permit Index — as of April 30

Deep-water permit issuance levels above historical averages; shallow-water rates rising but lag 3-year historical average
All plan approval rates in Gulf still lag historic levels

May 14, 2012 | Read Story »

GPI+ – Gulf Permit Index – as of March 31

Deep-water permit issuance levels in Gulf rise sharply in February before returning to historic levels in March
Shallow-water permit issuance levels and plan approval rates lag historic levels in February and March

April 12, 2012 | Read Story »

New Orleans Hornets Announce Lease Extension Agreement

Deal ensures team will remain in New Orleans through 2024

March 17, 2012 | Read Story »

GE Capital to open technology center in New Orleans

Operations will result in more than 600 new direct and indirect jobs

February 17, 2012 | Read Story »

GPI+ – Gulf Permit Index – as of January 31

Shallow- and deep-water permit issuance and plan approval rates in Gulf still lag historic levels

February 3, 2012 | Read Story »