Advisory: Greater New Orleans Foundation Hosts Spirit of Charity Innovation District Citywide Community Workshop

NEW ORLEANS – Monday, August 13, 2018, the Greater New Orleans Foundation and Design Jones, LLC will host the second citywide community workshop to get public input on possibilities for redeveloping the neighborhood surrounding the former Charity Hospital.  The first meeting of close to 100 participants took place July 25.  These community workshops are a part of the collaborative public engagement process that Design Jones, LLC is leading for the strategic planning process.  Other efforts include stakeholder meetings as well as surveying residents, workforce, students, and commuters.  Design Jones, LLC has extensive experience facilitating authentic community engagement around development and most recently led the creation of the Master Plan for the Claiborne Corridor Innovation District, an area immediately adjacent to the proposed Spirit of Charity Innovation District.

WHO:  Greater New Orleans Foundation; Design Jones, LLC

WHAT: Spirit of Charity Innovation District Citywide Community Workshop

WHEN: Monday, August 13, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

WHERE: Delgado Charity School of Nursing
Gymnasium, 7th Floor
450 S. Claiborne Avenue
New Orleans, LA
Parking available in Garage Entrance on Perdido St.
(between Clara Street and Magnolia Street)
ADA Accessible Ramp at Garage Entrance on Perdido St.