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City Council June 23, 2016 Regular Meeting News Summary

June 23, 2016

NEW ORLEANS - At today's City Council meeting, the Council adopted an ordinance, entitled the Equal Access to Employment Act, making it unlawful for city contractors to seek or use the consumer credit history of a current or prospective employee for any decision regarding the hiring or compensation of an employee or the terms, conditions or privileges of employment.

In other news, the Council approved a motion to relocate 11 polling places for the November 8, 2016, Presidential Election, adopted an ordinance establishing a "Clean Zone" for the 2016 Essence Festival, and recognized the Good Work Networks' Phyllis Cassidy, the Silverback Society and Nicholas Albert for their contributions to the New Orleans community.



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