Prytania Street apartment building paved over grass to provide parking after Katrina.
Event starts at 8 a.m. on April 24
Mothballed building near Lee Circle will work with programs from Delgado, UNO and Tulane.
The city notified the building owner of the violations five years ago. The adjudication hearing is set for tomorrow. Fines could come to $500 a day.
Newcomb will be open to traffic, though a proposal is pending to make it one-way.
Safety concerns are cited as long-simmering neighborhood feud appears to be entering its final rounds.
A large, mixed-use complex will change the character of their neighborhood tucked along the river, residents say. The developer says she's not surprised people are wary, and they'll love the project once it's done.
Residents want to buy the street so they can keep up a fence blocking one end.
A battle over perception is brewing where the Industrial Canal meets the river. A developer wants to put apartment buildings on the old site of the Holy Cross school. Neighbors say the project doesn’t fit their neighborhood, and their voices are being drowned out by a public-relations campaign.
Homeowners want to buy street from city, in part so they can keep illegal fence.