Jefferson Parish officials set a groundbreaking Wednesday for a $5.1 million apartment development in Metairie.
Several New Orleans developments are on track despite the pandemic, while others have been delayed.
Another former school building in New Orleans is set to be turned into apartments.
Construction has begun on a new affordable housing development in New Orleans East in an Opportunity Zone near the NASA Michoud Facility.
City of New Orleans officials have launched a pilot project to try to improve stormwater management to hold water and minimize street flooding in the Lakeview neighborhood.
As work continues on The National World War II Museum’s four-year, $400 million capital expansion, the two final projects have been delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic as well as construction and legal issues.
Although the largest upgrades planned for the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center have been put on hold, some smaller ones are moving forward despite projections that a loss of visitors will cost the city $1.2 billion this year.
The renovation of a former hostel into a boutique hotel in the Lower Garden District is expected to be finished early next year.
Opponents of a $9.4 billion Formosa Plastics petrochemical plant in St. James Parish said Tuesday they have filed for a temporary injunction to block construction of the project.
Central City Housing Development Corporation is looking to add affordable options in the Central City neighborhood.