New Orleans, Louisiana: Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard: Celebrating a History of Culture, Community, and Commerce

  • New Orleans Jazz Market 1436 Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard New Orleans, LA, 70113 United States

In honor of Jane Jacobs, please join us for a FREE walking tour of Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard highlighting the revitalization efforts of this historic Central City corridor. We will have a walking discussion about the evolution of the corridor from the influx of immigrants to the Civil Rights movement to Hurricane Katrina and beyond. The event will highlight recent revitalization successes and how they respect the rich history which has molded this cultural corridor. The walk will take place on Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard, between Erato St. and Philip St.
Find out more about Oretha Castle Haley Blvd. here: http://www.ochaleyblvd.org/home

Date: May 20, 2017
Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Event Start: New Orleans Jazz Market 1436 Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard

Event End: Roux Carre 2000 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd

Host: Linda Pompa, Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard Merchants and Business Association

Organizer: Melissa Lee, New Orleans Redevelopment Authority,  mslee@nola.gov | 504.658.4448

Theme: walking

Accessibility: This event is accessible and open to Bicycles, Seniors, and Children.

Registration: FREE Registration at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2nd-annual-jane-jacobs-walk-oretha-castle-haley-boulevard-celebrating-a-history-of-culture-tickets-33871495555

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