New Orleans Events – Tuesday, Jan. 17

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Tuesday, Jan. 17.



Tuesday, Jan. 17 – Louisiana Department of Education hosts Annual Jump Start Convention, bringing together school districts, colleges, and businesses to collaborate in providing career courses and workplace experiences to high school students, 8:00 a.m.

Location: Raising Cane's River Center, 275 S. River Rd., Baton Rogue, LA.


Tuesday, Jan. 17 – New Orleans Finance and Administration Committee meeting, 9:00 a.m.

Location: 625 Saint Joseph St., New Orleans, LA.


Tuesday, Jan. 17 – American Gaming Association President and CEO Geoff Freeman testifies before the Louisiana Riverboat Economic Development and Gaming Task Force, to highlight casino gaming’s 'strong commitment to Louisiana and the industry’s continued contributions to the state’s economy,' 9:30 a.m.


Tuesday, Jan. 17 – Residents of New Orleans protest Entergy's plan for a Gas Plant in New Orleans East, via a press conference, 5:30 p.m.

Location: Mary Queen of Vietnam Church, 14001 Dwyer Blvd, New Orleans, LA.


Tuesday, Jan. 17 – New Orleans Regional Transit Authority holds a public meeting to discuss their year-long Strategic Mobility Plan, 6:00 p.m.

Location: Regional Transit Authority Board Room, 2817 Canal St., New Orleans, LA.


Tuesday, Jan. 17 – Thursday, Jan. 19 – Annual Projects and Money conference.

Location: Harrah's New Orleans Hotel, New Orleans, LA.


Tuesday, Jan. 17 – Friday, Jan. 20 – CCW Call Center Week – Winter conference and expo.

Location: Sheraton New Orleans, New Orleans, LA.



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