October 25th, 2013
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It’s Wednesday, October 22 and 10:45pm in Downtown New Orleans.
The Downtown District Development President and CEO Kurt Weigle appeared on WGNO News on February 5th to discuss the accomplishments of Downtown NOLA throughout 2011 and what’s in store for 2012. Click the link below to watch the interview!Read the full article at www.abc26.com
New Orleans listed as 1 of 5 safe havens to ride out the recession Christian Science Monitor
Sporting and cultural events attract 2.5 million visitors Downtown each year
New Orleans tops New Geography's list of "America's Biggest Brain Magnets" NewGeography.com
New Orleans Tourism Breaks Record in 2011 with 8.75 Million Visitors University of New Orleans Hospitality Research Center
Downtown is a collage of 8 distinct neighborhoods that includes 4 historic districts.
$3.4 billion invested Downtown since 2005
Downtown welcomes approximately 120,000 people on a given week-day, enough to make it the fourth largest city in Louisiana
Downtown's population has doubled in the past 10 years to 5,100 residents. It is expected to double again by 2020.