Jeff Adelson

The city of New Orleans will add steel panels to the doors, windows and air conditioning units at the Municipal Auditorium in an effort to kee…

Mayor Mitch Landrieu's administration has put the city's janitorial contract out for bid, the prelude to bringing it in line with a "living wa…

A Shreveport lawmaker has again filed a bill that would prevent New Orleans from taking down statues of three Confederate leaders and one hono…

Two weeks after New Orleans began accepting applications to legalize short-term rentals through sites like Airbnb and VRBO, hundreds of people…

  • BY JEFF ADELSON AND JIM MUSTIAN | jadelson@theadvocate.com jmustian@theadvocate.com

The debate over so-called “sanctuary cities” heated up this past week, putting New Orleans among cities in the cross-hairs as President Donald…

New Orleans began accepting applications for short-term rental licenses on March 13, 2017, the first step toward legalizing the practice of re…

New Orleans has joined 33 other local governments around the country in support of a lawsuit filed by Santa Clara County in California seeking…

For the first time since Hurricane Katrina, more people moved from New Orleans to other areas of the United States last year than came to the …

Officials in New Orleans insisted Tuesday they will not bend in the face of threats from President Donald Trump's administration over local po…

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has officially listed New Orleans as a city that limits its cooperation with the agency, setting the …

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