10 02 2014
  5:32 am  

Nagin to Oppose New Orleans Building Permit Moratorium

NEW ORLEANS--A confident and determined Mayor Ray Nagin said he will oppose a moratorium on issuing building permits in flooded neighborhoods to galvanize rebuilding and uphold property owners' rights. "I'm not going with a moratorium," Nagin said regarding a committee's recommendation to hold off on permits for four months. "We're going to keep going forward."

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Uniform Protest

Jefferson High School student Brittnie Marcell, left, makes her views known at Tuesday's school board meeting...

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