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The NOLA City Council is the legislative branch of New Orleans City government. The Council considers and enacts all local laws that govern the City of New Orleans. The Council also approves the operating and capital budgets for the City, as recommended by the mayor, and continually monitors revenues and expenditures for local government operations. The City Council is also the regulatory body for public utilities. It reviews and has final say on many land use and zoning matters, as well as considers major economic development projects for the City. As a Board of Review for Orleans Parish, the Council examines appeals of property tax assessments for real estate taxes, and certifies tax rolls to the Louisiana Tax Commission. Other responsibilities of the Council include overseeing the operation of the public access television in Orleans Parish.

The City Council is comprised of five districts and two councilmembers-at-large. Councilmember-at-Large Helena Moreno; Councilmember-at-Large Jason Rogers Williams; District "A" Councilmember Joseph I .Giarrusso; District "B" Councilmember Jay H. Banks; District "C" Councilmember Kristin Gisleson Palmer ; District "D" Councilmember Jared C. Brossett; and District "E" Councilmember Cyndi Nguyen.

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Helena Moreno
City Hall, Room 2W40
1300 Perdido Street
New Orleans, LA 70112

Phone: (504) 658-1060
Fax: (504) 658-1068
morenocouncil@nola.gov

Jason Rogers Williams

Jason Rogers Williams
City Hall, Room 2W50
1300 Perdido Street
New Orleans, LA 70112

Phone: (504) 658-1070
Fax: (504) 658-1077
jasonwilliams@nola.gov

           
Joseph I. Giarrusso  

Joseph I. Giarrusso
City Hall, Room 2W80
1300 Perdido Street
New Orleans, LA 70112

Phone: (504) 658-1010
Fax: (504) 658-1016
Joseph.Giarrusso@nola.gov

  Jay H. Banks  

Jay H. Banks
City Hall, Room 2W10
1300 Perdido Street
New Orleans, LA 70112

Phone: (504) 658-1020
Fax: (504) 658-1025
Jay.Banks@nola.gov

           
Kristin Gisleson Palmer  

Kristin Gisleson Palmer
City Hall, Room 2W70
1300 Perdido Street
New Orleans, LA 70112

Phone: (504) 658-1030
Fax: (504) 658-1037
Kristin.Palmer@nola.gov

  Jared C. Brossett  
           
Cyndi Nguyen  

Cyndi Nguyen
City Hall, Room 2W60
1300 Perdido Street
New Orleans, LA 70112

Phone: (504) 658-1050
Fax: (504) 658-1058
Cyndi.Nguyen@nola.gov

       
         
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News

UniverSoul Circus Celebrates 25th Anniversary and Return to New Orleans  9.11.18

Media Advisory: Agenda Highlights for Regular Council Meeting on September 6, 2018  9.05.18

Media Advisory: Agenda Highlights for Regular Council Meeting on August 23, 2018  8.22.18

Councilmember-At-Large Helena Moreno Releases 100 Day Report  8.14.18

Upcoming Events

9.24.18  Criminal Justice Committee

9.25.18  Utility, Cable, Telecommunications and Technology Committee Meeting

9.25.18  Joint Utilities, Public Works and Smart & Sustainable Cities Committee

9.26.18  Transportation and Airport Committee

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