October 25th, 2013
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It’s Thursday, July 24 and 2:17pm 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 ranked in top 10 "Next Cities" of the best places to live and work for young professionals Next Generation Consulting
New Orleans listed as 1 of 5 safe havens to ride out the recession Christian Science Monitor
Louisiana ranked #1 State of the Year Southern Business & Development
Downtown is a collage of 8 distinct neighborhoods that includes 4 historic districts.
Sporting and cultural events attract 2.5 million visitors Downtown each year
Downtown is the largest employment center in Louisiana with 62,000 jobs
Downtown welcomes approximately 120,000 people on a given week-day, enough to make it the fourth largest city in Louisiana
New Orleans Tourism Breaks Record in 2011 with 8.75 Million Visitors University of New Orleans Hospitality Research Center