New Orleans Events – Tuesday, October 27, 2015
NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Tuesday, October 27.
Oct. 27 – The Water Institute of the Gulf host the sixth meeting of the Expert Panel on Diversion Planning and Implementation, 8:30 a.m. This session is an opportunity for the panel to assess ongoing efforts in sediment diversion planning in Louisiana and for the public to participate in the process. The meeting includes a series of presentations and panel discussions on various ongoing studies focused on understanding the effects of different sediment diversions related to land building and landscape change, vegetation and the fate of nutrients, fish and shellfish communities, and socio-economics. Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel, 4728 Constitution Ave., Baton Rouge, LA.
Oct. 27 – Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority meeting, 2:00 p.m. Location: 5001 West Bank Expressway. Marrero, LA.
Oct. 27 – City-Parish Council Meeting, 5:30 p.m. Location: City Hall. Lafayette, LA.
Oct. 27 – LAGCOE Louisiana Gulf Coast Oil Exposition runs through Thursday, Oct. 29. Location: Cajundome & Convention Center, Lafayette, LA.
Oct. 27 – ICSOS – International Conference on Space Optical Systems and Applications runs through Wednesday, Oct. 28. Location: Hilton Hotel, New Orleans.
Oct. 27 – State Fair of Louisiana, including livestock exhibitions and competitions, amusement rides, food exhibitions and vendors and live music, runs through Sunday, Nov. 8. Location: Shreveport, LA.