New Orleans Events – Thursday, October 29, 2015
NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Thursday, October 29.
Oct. 29 – New Orleans City Council hold 2016 Budget Hearings on Police Department and Police Pension, Misc. – NOPD Consent Decree Compliance and Fire Department and Fire Pension, 10:00 a.m. Location: 1300 Perdido St. New Orleans.
Oct. 29 – Louisiana Cash Management Review Board Meeting, 10:00 a.m. Location: State Capitol. Baton Rouge, LA.
Oct. 29 – U.S. Senator and Louisiana gubernatorial candidate David Vitter holds a media availability along with the Louisiana Oil and Gas Political Action Committee, small businesses, and Acadiana legislators to announce endorsements and discuss plans for the runoff election against his opponent John Bel Edwards, 11:00 a.m. Location: LITE Center, Conference Room #218 537 Cajundome Blvd., Lafayette, LA.
Oct. 29 – Orleans Parish School Board (OPSB) and Recovery School District (RSD) join New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu and announce the performance of Orleans Parish high schools in 2015, 12:30 p.m. Location: 3820 Saint Claude Ave., New Orleans.
Oct. 29 – Loyola University New Orleans joins the international wave of peaceful protests to end rape and other forms of sexual violence by hosting a candlelight vigil and march, 6:00 p.m. More than 600 participants march down St. Charles Avenue and end at Tulane’s campus where survivors share their stories at a 'speak-out'. Loyola is partnering with Dillard, Tulane, Xavier universities, the University of New Orleans and Our Lady of Holy Cross College for the Crescent City’s 24th annual Take Back the Night event and March Against Sexual Violence. Location: Loyola New Orleans Campus, 6363 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA.