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FFL partners with City of New Orleans to enhance broadband access in City and Sewerage and Water Board Facilities

Foresite Group and FFL are designing a fiber-optic network that will enable the City of New Orleans to offer a new range of services to meet the growing expectations of citizens in vibrant urban environments.

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Update to FFL community on Confederate monument removal

The foundation did not take a public position on the merits of the lawsuit while the case was undergoing litigation. However, President and CEO Flozell Daniels, Jr. states, “Foundation for Louisiana strongly supports equitable placemaking strategies – ensuring that public spaces are representative of and honor the people who live in this community. In this context, we recognize that true racial healing cannot occur while these egregious symbols remain. In order to move forward on a path of racial equity in our city it is time that we address the damage done in the past and make plans to enter the Tricentennial year as a city with a shared vision of equitable opportunity, inclusive democracy and transformative truths.”

FFL partners with City of New Orleans to enhance broadband access in City and Sewerage and Water Board Facilities

Foresite Group and FFL are designing a fiber-optic network that will enable the City of New Orleans to offer a new range of services to meet the growing expectations of citizens in vibrant urban environments. These services could range from new Smart City capabilities that improve public safety, allow for better communication with residents and improve energy efficiency to innovative ways to approach the digital divide.

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Fighting Blight in New Orleans Neighborhoods

On a typically steamy June Saturday in New Orleans, near a vacant site being transformed into neighborhood green space, community residents gathered to learn about two hot-off-the-shelf tools to help neighborhoods take on the blight fight in their own backyards.

The Blight Organizing Toolkit "http://nolablighttoolkit.com":http://nolablighttoolkit.com provides how-to information for neighborhood…

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