New Orleans Events – Thursday, Dec. 18
NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Thursday, Dec. 18.
LEVEE BOARD — Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East board meeting, 9:30 a.m. Location: St. Bernard Parish Council Chambers, 8201 West Judge Perez Dr., Chalmette.
CHILD-CREW CHIEF — Max Matlock, a child diagnosed with leukemia, will be given a tour of a B-52, presented with several items and receive the title of Honorary Crew Chief of a B-52H Stratofortress, 9:40 a.m. Location: Barksdale Air Force Base, Shreveport.
OYSTER TASK FORCE — The Louisiana Oyster Task Force convenes a special meeting, 1:00 p.m. Location: UNO Advanced Technology Center, 2021 Lakeshore Dr., Suite 210, New Orleans.
NEW ORLEANS POLICE — New Orleans City Councilmember Susan Guidry convenes a meeting of the City Council's Justice Committee to discuss the department's handling of sex crime investigations, 2:00 p.m. Location: City Hall, City Council Chamber, 1300 Perdido St., New Orleans.
UNO GRADUATION — Political strategist James Carville will address fall graduates of the University of New Orleans, 3:00 p.m. Location: Lakefront Arena, New Orleans.
SHOP WITH A COP — Bossier City Police Local 645 and Bossier Chapter of the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #39 will take about 40 children Christmas shopping as part of the annual Shop with a Cop program, 6:00 p.m. Location: Walmart Super Center, 2536 Airline Dr., Bossier City.