GNO Inc. http://wwno.org en GNO, Inc. Celebrates Flood Insurance Changes And Overall Economic Outlook http://wwno.org/post/gno-inc-celebrates-flood-insurance-changes-and-overall-economic-outlook <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The annual assessment by the economic development group Greater New Orleans, Inc. comes as one of its priority projects — reforming flood insurance — sailed through the U.S. Senate. The organization is also celebrating what it sees as a glowing economic climate for southeast Louisiana.</span></p><p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 55746 at http://wwno.org President Obama Visiting Port Of New Orleans http://wwno.org/post/president-obama-visiting-port-new-orleans <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">President Obama is heading to New Orleans this morning. He selected the port of New Orleans as the backdrop for a speech on the importance of exports. And others are hoping for moment to discuss other economic issues.</span></p><p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 47340 at http://wwno.org Serbian Prime Minister Visiting New Orleans http://wwno.org/post/serbian-prime-minister-visiting-new-orleans <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The prime minister of Serbia is wrapping up his first visit to New Orleans. The mission is aimed at building trade relations and improving political ties with the United States.</span></p><p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 44080 at http://wwno.org GNO, Inc. Water Plan Envisions Canals And Detention Ponds http://wwno.org/post/gno-inc-water-plan-envisions-canals-and-detention-ponds <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Business and political leaders joined with Dutch water experts in <a href="http://gnoinc.org/initiatives/the-greater-new-orleans-water-plan/" target="_blank">recommending a plan</a> that revamps the way the New Orleans region deals with storm water. It requires a major shift in how residents see water inside the levee system.</span></p><p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 43502 at http://wwno.org