Speakers will include representatives of SBA, LA-DOTD, Louisiana Economic Development, and Louisiana PTAC. Following the presentations by each organization, participants will be able to join individual breakout rooms to work on their respective applications. The goal is to get more firms certified so that they can take advantage of the $500 Billion Federal Government Contracting Arena and to be eligible to take advantage of contracts awarded by the State of Louisiana, and Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development
NEW ORLEANS — The City of New Orleans announced payment options for homeowners to submit property taxes for 2022. The deadline for payments was extended to Feb. 28, 2022 due to the significant number of damaged properties resulting from Hurricane Ida and postponed election days.
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation has announced that applications are open for the 2022 Catapult Fund small business training program. The 2022 Catapult Fund is open to entrepreneurs in the beauty, fashion and jewelry industries. This program is a partnership between the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation and Capital One Bank and the Louisiana Small Business Development Center Greater New Orleans and River Region.