New Orleans City Council

New Orleans Cigar Bar Gets Exemption

Amidst a busy round of exemptions to the city’s zoning ordinance voted on yesterday, the New Orleans City Council passed a revised amendment that will…

New Orleans Smoking Ban Begins Tomorrow

On Friday, a judge denied a restraining order brought on by a lawsuit from Harrah’s Casinos and over 50 other bars that would have temporarily…

New Orleans City Council Voting on Three Smoking Ban Ammendments Tomorrow

On April 22, a new smoking ban will go into effect in New Orleans, tomorrow, the City Council will take up three amendments to the controversial…

New Orleans Smoking Ban Facing Amendments

At today’s City Council meeting, five different amendments to the soon-to-be-enacted smoking ban in New Orleans will be heard. The new law, which takes effect…