Proposed legislation could raise fines in New Orleans up to $5000 The Times-Picayune Seeking more clout to crack down on businesses that repeatedly flout city regulations, the New Orleans City Council is pushing state lawmakers to raise the cap on fines that can be handed down for each violation of the city code. House Bill 789 by …
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NOLA.com New Orleans to see influx of federal officers to fight crime surge NOLA.com By Brendan McCarthy, The Times-Picayune A few dozen federal law enforcement agents will be deployed to New Orleans ' streets in the coming weeks to help the city's police department crack down on violent crime. Federal and local officials are still … and more
NOLA.com FBI Will Work With New Orleans Police to Fight Corruption NewsMax.com The FBI is sending two agents to work full time in the New Orleans Police Department, part of a massive effort to crack down on corruption and investigate possible civil rights violations.
NOLA.com New Orleans City Council passes ordinance to crack down on 'bandit signs' in … NOLA.com By Bruce Eggler, The Times-Picayune Getting rid of “bandit signs” — small advertising signs placed on neutral grounds or other public rights of way — is one of New Orleans City Councilwoman Stacy Head's favorite causes.
Washington Post Best Mardi Gras celebrations Washington Post The New Orleans -themed Bayou celebrates Mardi Gras with seven nights of live music and specials, leading up to a Tuesday-night party where someone will win tickets to next year's bash in the Big Easy. Don't miss '30s style jazz from Laissez Foure …
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NOLA.com New Orleans vows to crack down on illegal vendors Victoria Advocate NEW ORLEANS (AP) – The city of New Orleans is cracking down on vendors illegally selling their wares outside the Superdome for Saints games. …
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WWL First News New Orleans Police vs. illegal vendors on Saints Sunday NOLA.com In instances in which illegal vendors have no identification, police will use “officer “discretion,” said Janssen Valencia, a New Orleans Police Department ..