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|Document Title||Description||Issue Area||Posted|
|Courthouse calling! Show your support for Lower Mid-City residents!||
At the Federal Courthouse on Wednesday, February 10th, the National Trust for Historic Preservation and residents of...
|Environment, Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency||9-Feb-10|
|Special Commentary: Charity Hospital and the City Master Plan||
The New Orleans City Planning Commission recently approved the final draft of the city's master plan.
|Environment, Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency||29-Jan-10|
|Move Over LSU: Make Room For Our Vets!||
Perhaps you heard about an exciting Environment, Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency
|New Radio Ad Proposes Compromise to LSU/VA Controversy||
Fiscal Responsibility, Planning, Transparency
|Eli Ackerman: Real Stories of the Budget Patrol||
For the last few weeks, I've been trying to stay apprised of the ongoing City Council hearings for the 2010 budget....
|Environment, Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency||23-Nov-09|
|Celebrate Lower Mid-City at First Annual "Wally Fest"|
|Letter: Use of eminent domain for LSU/VA immoral with reasonable alternatives available||
Kit Senter sent in this...
|FEMA slams state officials for misleading claims of damage to Charity, conflicts of interest||
Jan Moller of the Times-Picayune has a Fiscal Responsibility, Transparency
|Developers Eye "Completely Destroyed" Charity Hospital||
Today, the Times-Picayune had a provocative and interesting Environment, Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency
|Analysis: Friday's Victory in Civil District Court||26-Oct-09|
|This Friday: Support Lower Mid-City residents in Civil District Court||
This Friday, Judge Ethel Julien of Orleans Parish Civil District Court will preside over a preliminary hearing in a...
|LSU's Cerise: "We're going to have to step back"||
In a candid admission to the...
|President Obama: VA Will Build Hospital Downtown||
Just in case there was any lingering notion that by advocating for a smarter, cheaper, less destructive plan for new...
|National Trust: Obama Team Can Use New Orleans Hospital Controversy as a Test Case||15-Oct-09|
|New Orleans City Business fails to disclose important conflict of interest||
For years, New Orleans City Business, a weekly publication in the metro area, has provided glowing...
|Public meeting called for Wednesday evening||
On Wednesday, October 7th, at 6:30 PM, there will be a public meeting to discuss the status of several lawsuits...
|State will go for secret special arbitration with FEMA on Charity Hospital||
In the ongoing dispute over the extent to which Charity Hospital sustained damage during Hurricane Katrina, state...
|State Treasurer John Kennedy offers a compromise to LSU on WWL Radio, LSU refuses to appear||
Moments ago on Garland Robinette's show on WWL Radio, State Treasurer John Kennedy offered a compromise...
|Analysis: The Commission on Streamlining Government and Charity Hospital||
Yesterday, a key subcommittee on the Commission for Streamlining Government Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Transparency
|Breaking News: Good Apples Found In Louisiana State Government?||
Earlier today, State Treasurer John Kennedy and the efficiency and benchmarking subcommittee on the Commission for...
|Inside the Footprint||
Some enterprising young bloggers, Brad V and Curtis P, have started a new website called Environment, Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency
|What A Reasonable Request!||
Hope you didn't miss ...
|World-Renown Architecture Firm Makes The Case||22-Sep-09|
|The Five Dollar Jazz Fest||
We here at SaveCharityHospital.com are still recovering from Saturday night's amazing benefit concert at the Howlin...
|Meeting Tomorrow: Join the Save Charity Hospital Street Team!||
With this Saturday's concert just days away, we'll need all the volunteers we can get to ensure that everything runs...
|Do you have your ticket yet?||
There are only a few days left to guarantee yourself a ticket for this Saturday night's Save Charity Hospital...
|Save The Date! Big Big Big Event September 19th!||
All Charity Hospital babies and supporters are invited to join us at the Howlin' Wolf (907 S. Peters St.) on...
|Carl Ginsburg on Charity Hospital, New Orleans, and the Obama Administration||
When we get great letters and articles written about Charity Hospital, it means less blogging and more time to work...
|Letters pouring into Times-Picayune protesting destructive LSU/VA proposal||
So many wonderful letters have made it into the local rags over the last few weeks that it's getting tough to keep...
|"It's not about getting health care to the people of New Orleans. It's about money and power."||
If you didn't catch the Sunday paper on your way to the Black Men of Labor Second Line, you missed out big time.
|More Letters Raise Concerns Over LSU/VA Proposal||
Yet another set of brilliantly written letters to the editor made it into the Times-Picayune, following...
|Governance agreement not fooling grassroots New Orleans||
With popular momentum building against it and the scrutiny of the national media growing brighter around the...
|Letters to editor reinforce popular disgust with proposed LSU/VA, plus more second line video||
Over the last few days, there have been a couple of especially compelling letters to the Times-Picayune...
|Wow! What a Turnout!||1-Sep-09|
|Tonight is the night! Don't miss the second line parade to save Charity Hospital!||
It's a party with a purpose, y'all. Come out and stand up for Charity Hospital TONIGHT.
|Coalition of organizations now 77 strong!||
In advance of Monday evening's Second Line for Charity Hospital, a coalition of neighborhood groups and community...
|"When a Charity Hospital baby tells ya something, it's the truth."||
Another day, another Charity Hospital baby demanding that Charity Hospital be renewed and reopened:
|Calling all Charity Hospital babies!||
|A new school year||
We here at SaveCharityHospital.com would like to shout out to all the Charity Hospital Babies that have just started...
|In twisted irony, state proceeding with step one of FHL/RMJM plan to save Charity||
The Louisiana Landmark Society has named its annual New Orleans Nine, which profiles nine historic...
|Health Care, Preservation, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency||24-Aug-09|
|LSU and VA not sharing energy resources, it turns out||
Since the proposed LSU/VA project was conceived, it has been represented to the public as an absolutely non-...
|Environment, Property Rights, Transparency||24-Aug-09|
|A picture is worth a thousand words||
In May, the Times-Picayune reported on the Fiscal Responsibility, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency
|TV finds story on Internet||
In case you missed it, ABC26 did TV news story last night about social media advocacy of our campaign. The...
|More Secrecy Afoot In Charity Hospital Controversy||
Recently, Louisiana and Obama Administration officials announced that special arbitration panels to resolve ongoing...
|Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Transparency||17-Aug-09|
|Governor Jindal doing damage control?||
It was interesting to see Governor Jindal go on a press junket to boost spirits about the sagging LSU/VA ...
|Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency||11-Aug-09|
|Voters looking for candidates who favor reopening Charity Hospital, poll finds||
New poll numbers released today by Smart Growth Louisiana indicate the depth of public support for reopening Charity...
|Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency||10-Aug-09|
|Sign up! It's cooler than the Jonas Brothers!||
Yesterday, we officially announced the arrival of our freshly-printed Save Charity Hospital yard signs and bumper...
|Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency||7-Aug-09|
|FEMA Dispute Abritration Panel Announced||
The Obama administration has just announced the creation of three-judge panels to arbitrate some of the ongoing...
|Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency||6-Aug-09|
|Poll: Voters express strong support for rebuilding in Charity Hospital||
Smart Growth Louisiana just released a poll they commissioned that clearly confirms what we at SaveCharityHospital....
|City Hall and the LSU/VA, A Comparative Study||Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency||4-Aug-09|
|Lawsuit Update: Mayor Needs More Time||
Late last week, the Mayor and City of New Orleans filed a formal initial response to a Fiscal Responsibility, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency
|Declining home values and the building moratorium in Lower Mid-City||
The front page of yesterday's Money section in the Times-Picayune featured Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency
|Johnny Adriani catches LSU "fly in the ointment"||
Johnny Adrianni, a political consultant from New Orleans and the son of Health Care, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency
|U.N. Advisor's Message to Lower Mid-City: "Fight This, You're Going to Win"||
Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency
|United Nations Group Studying Forced Evictions||
With 30,000 youth volunteers from the Lutheran Church roaming the streets of New Orleans in large herds over this...
|Health Care, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency||28-Jul-09|
We were pleasantly greeted by a ...
|Environment, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Transparency||23-Jul-09|
|Secretary Shinseki: VA will need additional $300 million for proposed hospital||
Yesterday, four of President Obama's cabinet secretaries held a town hall meeting in Reserve, LA to highlight issues...
|Fiscal Responsibility, Planning, Transparency||21-Jul-09|
|Four long years of flawed intelligence|
|Hazy Memories: Officials Pass Buck On Charity Closure Decision||
In what could prove to be a tide-turning series of articles, reporters have begun to confront elected and appointed...
|Health Care, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency||17-Jul-09|
|Analysis: How the lawsuit against the Mayor could save taxpayers $5 million||
On Tuesday, four New Orleans residents Fiscal Responsibility, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Transparency
|Breaking: Lawsuit filed against Mayor Ray Nagin||
Earlier this morning, a lawsuit was filed...
|Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Transparency||14-Jul-09|
|General Honore Slams Decision To Close Charity Hospital||
Health Care, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency
|"Woe be the feckless..."||
The most recent issue of New Orleans Magazine just hit the newsstands. It features an absolutely Health Care
|Congressman Cao Changes Tune||
Congressman Joseph Cao (R- New Orleans) has, until recently, been one of the more vocal public figures pushing...
|Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Property Rights, Transparency||6-Jul-09|
|Times-Picayune Editorial Board, New Orleans Business Council Miss Mark On LSU-Tulane Impasse||
When LSU backed away from a supposed agreement with Tulane University over how a proposed new medical center in New...
|Hungry for Health Care?||29-Jun-09|
|Obama volunteers to rally at Charity Hospital tomorrow!||
Between 4 and 5PM on Saturday, June 27th - that's tomorrow - Organizing For America will hold a rally in front...
|Master Plan survives legislative session, yet questions remain||
Last night, the State House voted to kill Senate Bill 75, which would have put the New Orleans Master Plan and...
|Fiscal Responsibility, Planning, Preservation, Transparency||25-Jun-09|
|State Admits It Has No Business Plan For New LSU Hospital?||
|Breaking: Expropriation Halted; Wheels Off The Wagon?||
What is going on in Baton Rouge today?
|HB 780 dying on the vine while LSU bickers over make-believe board appointments||
It is such a shame that House Bill 780...
|Fiscal Responsibility, Preservation, Property Rights, Transparency||23-Jun-09|
Yesterday, the Sunday Edition of the Times-Picayune featured a Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency
|Dr. Hollier on abandoning New Orleans: Not feasible, massively expensive||
Yesterday, Anna Heumann of the independent student...
|Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Preservation, Transparency||18-Jun-09|
|Hospital Controversy Not Exclusive To New Orleans||
While we've been focusing on exposing the folly of abandoning Charity Hospital for a costly, uncertain, and...
|Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Transparency||17-Jun-09|
|Smart Money or Risky Bet?||
|Fiscal Responsibility, Planning, Property Rights, Transparency||15-Jun-09|
|After HB780: What Happens Next||
By now you have heard that HB 780 has been deferred by the Senate Education Committee. Despite passing unanimously...
|Fiscal Responsibility, Property Rights, Transparency||12-Jun-09|
|Senate Education Commitee Still Hasn't Learned: HB 780 Halted||
Unfortunately, House Bill 780 was...
|Fiscal Responsibility, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Transparency||11-Jun-09|
|GNOBEDD Earmark Update||
On Monday, Speaker Pro Tem Karen Carter Peterson's proposed Louisiana Healthy Families Act Health Care, Planning, Property Rights, Transparency
|The next step on House Bill 780: We're so close!||Fiscal Responsibility, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Transparency||10-Jun-09|
|Malicious threat or empty rhetoric?||
One of the most potent points for those who favor proceeding with the proposed LSU/VA medical complex has been the...
|Opportunity Cost: Health Care in New Orleans East||
Recently, there have been some heartening rays of hope for health care in New Orleans East. Devastated by flooding...
|BIG NEWS! H.B. 780 Overwhelmingly Passed by LA House of Representatives!||
As some of you may already be aware, rookie Congressman Joseph Cao organized a roundtable panel of local, state, and...
|LSU President John Lombardi Grows Frustrated||
Last Wednesday, after the House Health and Welfare Committee unanimously Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency
|Governor Jindal Pressures LSU||
As House Bill 780 continues to gain steam in advance of a vote by the full House of Representatives Wednesday,...
|City Planning Commission Slinks Away From Responsibility||
A big hearty thanks and congratulations is due to all of those concerned New Orleanians who participated in last...
|We get it. We'll win anyway.||
All week, we've been eagerly anticipating this evening's 4PM meeting in front of the City Planning Commission in...
|See you there! City Planning Commission at City Hall! TODAY! May 28, 4PM!||
If there's one lesson from our trip to Baton Rouge, it's this:
|We did it! HB 780 passed unanimously out of committee!||
|About this Thursday's essential public meeting in front of the City Planning Commission...||
This week is absolutely critical for our efforts to save Charity Hospital, Lower Mid-City and Downtown New Orleans...
|Get On The Bus: No Plan, No Land||
SaveCharityHospital.com is going on tour to Baton Rouge!
|Fiscal Responsibility, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency||25-May-09|
|Three minutes or less for common sense||Fiscal Responsibility, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency||25-May-09|
|Diamond in the rough: House Bill 780||
Here at SaveCharityHospital.com, we've been heartened by the common ground being forged by folks from the left and...
|Fiscal Responsibility, Planning, Property Rights||21-May-09|
|Congressman Cao pushes demonstrable falsehood on President Obama||
A few weeks ago, Freshman Congressman Joseph Cao had an opportunity to speak with President Barack Obama face-to-...
|Another earmark for GNOBEDD found in proposed state budget||
Last week, SaveCharityHospital brought you a report detailing the various attempts of Rep. Karen Carter Peterson to...
|Even Jazz Fest Tourists Hearing The Call?||
A reader just wrote in after flagging the following paragraph from Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Planning, Preservation, Property Rights, Racial & Economic Justice, Transparency
|Democrats, Republicans, Blacks, Whites, Doctors, Patients, Celebrities, and the Salt of the Earth||
The hospital controversy has never been a traditional partisan issue and we are beginning to see a truly diverse and...
|NAACP Reiterates Support For Charity Hospital||
SaveCharityHospital.com just got off the phone with Mr. Danatus King, President of the New Orleans branch of the...
|Racial & Economic Justice||14-May-09|
|Rep. Peterson working to steer millions to GNOBEDD||
|Fiscal Responsibility, Planning, Transparency||13-May-09|