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Join Confetti Kids At The Annual Candy Land Ball!

Thursday, August 25, 2016

This year's Candy Land Ball will be held in the Algiers Auditorium at 2485 Guadalcanal Street, New Orleans, LA, 70114 from 5-9 p.m. on Saturday, September 10th, 2016.   Read More . . .

Algiers Fest salutes military with Tank and the Bangas, Rebirth, Marine Corps Band

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

The second annual Algiers Fest will celebrate "the miiltary and our community'' Sept. 17 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on the grounds of Federal City, located off of Gen. Meyer Avenue and Shirley Drive in Algiers. Admission and parking are free.   Read More . . .

Ochsner fitness center expansion on West Bank prepares to open

Friday, April 01, 2016

The new-look Ochsner fitness center at Federal City in Algiers is not far from completion.   Read More . . .

Sen. Troy Carter takes helm of Algiers Development District board, vows transparency

Sunday, March 27, 2016

State Sen. Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, took over as chairman of the Algiers Development District’s board of commissioners Friday and immediately ordered a forensic audit of all the district’s contracts.   Read More . . .

Algiers Point, NOLA's Neighborhood of the Year, Explained by Resident Michael Verderosa

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

The People's Guide is Curbed NOLA's tour of neighborhoods, led by our most loyal readers, neighborhood experts, and other luminaries of our choosing. Have a piece to say? We'll be happy to hand over the megaphone. This time around, we welcome Michael Verderosa, Realtor, architectural historian and Algiers Point resident/cheerleader. The neighborhood just won the 2015 Curbed Cup and been named our Neighborhood of the Year.   Read More . . .

Over 3,000 Attendees Help Make Algiers’ Inaugural Fall Festival A Big Success!

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

None of us quite knew what to expect when board members of the Algiers Development Corporation (ADC), Algiers Development District (ADD), and the Joint Development Committee (JDC) set out to plan a Fall Festival for ALL of Algiers to enjoy. Our goal was always simple: to work hand-in-hand with members of our community to plan an event that would thank our residents for their tremendous support as well as celebrate our military for all that they do for our country.   Read More . . .

Algiers Development District Identifies New Operator for Fitness Center at Federal City

Monday, June 08, 2015

New Orleans, La. – The Algiers Development District (ADD) announced today that a committee of their board will work to finalize an agreement with Ochsner Health System which has been selected to take over as operator of the Fitness Center located at Federal City. The Ochsner Fitness Center, which has operated the facility since 2012, will assist leaders of ADD and Ochsner in the transition.   Read More . . .

Vista Louisiana, LLC Officially Signs Contract As Master Developer For Federal City Project

Monday, June 08, 2015

New Orleans, La. – Today the Algiers Development District with support from members of the New Orleans Federal City Joint Development Committee (JDC) and Vista Trust, through its related entity, Vista Louisiana, LLC, have formally signed a contract that enables Vista Louisiana, LLC, to move forward as the new Master Developer of Federal City. The contract signing was held at the West Bank YMCA facility located at Federal City.   Read More . . .