The stores Marshalls and Petco are moving in to the site of a former Home Depot along North Carrollton Avenue in Mid-City. The bourgeoning strip mall along the Lafitte Greenway is already home to a CVS that opened recently.
Mid-City, which has a strong history of extreme space-claiming behavior ahead of big events, became the center of a social media firestorm when word got out that part of Bayou St. John had been fenced off ahead of this weekend's Bayou Boogaloo.
In another loss for proposed Mid-City drive-throughs, a controversial Taco Bell planned for Broad Street is no mas. he decision ultimately came down to zoning: The neighborhood’s mixed-use district doesn't allow for drive-throughs, even with a conditT
A New York developer with other holdings in the Greater New Orleans area purchased the former Dixie Brewing Co. warehouse at 2537 Tulane Ave., left vacant since Hurricane Katrina, for $5.6 million. The brewery shut down after Hurricane Katrina.
The People's Guide is Curbed NOLA's tour of neighborhoods, led by our most loyal readers, neighborhood experts, and other luminaries of our choosing. This time, we welcome T. Cole Newton, owner of the neighborhood "cocktail dive" Twelve Mile Limit.
City Council excitedly OK'd the second coming of Tulane Avenue watering hole Nick's Big Train Bar at its meeting this week. The council disapproved of the plan to have a coffee drive-through, which is in line with the City Planning Commission.
The ever-expanding Ochsner medical system is one step closer to building a free-standing emergency room at the corner of Canal and S. Carrollton in Mid-City: City Council OK'd the demolition of a furniture store at the proposed site of the ER.
A multi-tenant commercial development is coming to Navarre (that area on the Mid-City/Lakeview border) and it could include a restaurant, a medical clinic, and a daycare, although no tenants have been announced yet. The site is currently vacant.
Remember the New Orleans witch who uses bones found at Holt Cemetery for "curse work" and "general spells" and wrote about it on Facebook, causing a swell of Internet outrage that some referred to as Boneghazi?
At the beginning of the year the state said it was starting the process of redeveloping Charity Hospital from scratch, stalling the long-stalled redevelopment even more. But now, a search is underway to find a consultant who will guide the process.
A committee voted this week to grant both the Mid-City and Parkview neighborhoods official historic designation under the HDLC. The study committee voted Monday to separate the boundaries of neighborhoods, giving the HDLC partial control over both.
The plan to convert the the former First United Baptist Church on South Jefferson Davis Parkway in Mid-City into apartments cleared its first hurdle: The City Planning Commission gave the project the thumbs-up at this week's meeting.