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Demolition Denied

Church Demolition

There was a great turnout today from all over New Orleans who all spoke in opposition to the Archdiocese plan to demolish Annunciation Church.

The application was denied.

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Karen Gadbois co-founded The Lens. She now covers New Orleans government issues and writes about land use for Squandered Heritage. For her work with television reporter Lee Zurik exposing widespread misuse of city recovery funds — which led to guilty pleas in federal court — Gadbois won some of the highest honors in journalism, including a Peabody Award, an Alfred I. duPont-Columbia Award and a gold medal from Investigative Reporters and Editors. She can be reached at (504) 606-6013.

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  • Delta

    Score one for the good guys!

  • My new city, New Orleans. I have been perusing the posts on this blog from these past couple of months, when I have been away. And they are kind of terrifying. The baroque level of corruption. But I am very grateful for the KG and the work she puts into untangling this corruption, naming names, and shining a light.