The headlines over the past two years have been touting the renaissance of the petrochemical industry in south Louisiana. Get the Louisiana Bucket Brigade’s perspective on that, along with promotions of a local kayaking company, the Piney Woods Festival in Picayune, and the upcoming Fringe Festival.
All Things Local gets an update on the Lafitte Corridor with board member Sam Spencer. Exciting news — the bid for construction is out and groundbreaking will happen! We’re also joined by president of Hike for Katreena, John Carriere.
All Things Local teams up with the New Orleans Food and Farm Network to present the Urban Agriculture hour. We talk about the brand new Growing Local NOLA Food Center, an urban-farming training center. Guests include Bridget Kelley of the Land Trust for Louisiana, Marianne Cufone of Recirculating Farms, Denese Vloskey of Blue Cross, and Nat Turner of Our School at Blair Grocery.
Kevin talks Transportation with The UNO Transportation Institute
Dr. Bethany Stich is an Associate Professor of Planning and Urban Studies at the University of New Orleans.
Billy App is the Owner of J. W. Allen & Co. http://www.jwallen.com/
Jimmy Baldwin, Manager of Southern Sails of Louisiana, LLC, and Honorary Consul of Norway for LA & MS at Royal Norwegian Consulate.
Sefla Fuhrman, a doctoral student in Urban Studies