Economic Development & Special Development Projects Committee

April 30, 2020 10:00 AM

City Council Chamber

The New Orleans City Council will conduct its next Economic Development & Special Development Projects Committee meeting via teleconference only on April 30, 2020 at 10:00 AM.

Access Information
The meeting may be accessed using the following methods:
Live Stream of Meeting:
Live Television Broadcast: Cox Cable Channel 6 in Orleans Parish

During this teleconference meeting, matters will be considered in the attached agenda.

Public Comment
This meeting is being held for informational purposes only and will not involve a substantive vote on any agenda item.  Social distancing requirements and technical limitations have severely curtailed the Council’s ability to permit traditional public comment during the COVID-19 pandemic. Therefore, public comment will not be allowed during the meeting.

Constituent input is nevertheless invaluable to the Council and its committee.  Citizens wishing to provide information or comments regarding the substance of this meeting are encouraged to contact councilmembers directly.

Quorum Certification
This meeting is being conducted remotely due to the extraordinary circumstances imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic and pursuant to the authority conferred by Gubernatorial Proclamation JBE 2020-30.

In accordance with JBE 2020-30, Sec. 4, this notice shall constitute a certification by the City Council that meeting by teleconference is necessary because of the social distancing mandates imposed by the Governor and the Mayor of the City of New Orleans and that the Council will be otherwise be unable to operate due to the quorum requirements of La. R.S. 42:19 – insofar as they mandate the physical presence of Councilmembers in one location.   

This notice and the accompanying agenda are being provided in accordance with La. R.S. 42:19(A)(1)(b)(iv).

The agenda is as follows:

1.  Presentation - Economic Disaster Injury Loan - Presenter:  Susheel Kumar, Public Information Officer, Office of Disaster Assistance, Field Operations Center - West of the U.S. Small Business Administration

2.  Presentation - Paycheck Protection Program - Presenter:  Michael Ricks, District Director, Louisiana District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration

3.  Presentation - Loan Portfolio Guaranty Program - Presenter:  Carmen Sunda, Director, Louisiana Small Business Development Center

4.  Other Matters

5.  Adjourn 

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Created on: 10/24/2019 11:59:36 AM | Last updated: 4/28/2020 4:29:45 PM


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