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New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell gives assessment of first 3 months on job: 'we are taking important first steps

Source: - Aug 20, 2018

Want to get into the weeds of what Mayor LaToya Cantrell’s administration was up to in its first three months? A series of progress reports released by the administration last week aim to provide answers.

The reports, posted at, provide a look at both the big moves made by Cantrell since she took office in May, such as the hiring of a new Sewerage & Water Board executive director and what the administration says has been greatly accelerated spending on repairs to streets and underground pipes, and smaller, behind-the-scenes changes, such as departmental reorganizations, the establishment of an LGBTQ+ Task Force, and new purchasing and property tax software.

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