Upcoming Events

  • IMAGE: ​Jane Jacobs with book. Credit Robert Jacobs. Image courtesy of Jane Jacobs Estate. copyright. 

    An Examination of the Impacts of author and activist, Jane Jacabs, on the City of New Orleans

    Monday, April 3
    6:00 - 8:00 PM
    First Unitarian Universalist Church
    5212 S. Claiborne Ave. (at Jefferson Ave.)

    In partnership with the Center for the Living City, Louisiana Landmarks Society is sponsoring a panel discussion in celebration of the centennial of author activist Jane Jacobs’ birth.  The panel, including author Nathaniel Rich, journalist Gwen Thompkins, architect Steve Bingler, author Lolis Eric Elie and moderator Roberta Brandes Gratz, will examine the impacts of Jacobs on the city of New Orleans.

    These events have occurred in such diverse places as Chennai, India, Tokyo, New York City, and Salt Lake City. Each event has been videotaped and included on the website centerforthelivingcity.org.

    Discussion...Full Event Details

    Monday, April 3, 2017 - 6:00pm
    First Unitarian Universalist Church
    5212 S. Claiborne Ave. (at Jefferson Ave)
    New Orleans, LA
  • Hosted by ACE Hotel

    Wednesday, April 12th 

    Awards Program begins at 5:30 pm

    Followed by a Reception at 6:30 pm


    SUPPORT the Awards HERE

    PURCHASE a TICKET to the program HERE

    CLICK HERE for the full list of of this year's award recipients


    The program will be held at ACE Hotel's Barnett Hall located at:

    600 Carondelet Ave. New Orleans, LA 70130

    The awards honor projects completed in Orleans Parish in 206 that represent outstanding examples of restoration or rehabilition. 



    Full Event Details
    Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 5:30pm
    ACE Hotel's Barnett Hall
    600 Carondelet St.
    New Orleans, LA 70130