New orleans update november 2014

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<p>PowerPoint Presentation</p> <p>NEW ORLEANS ECONOMIC OVERVIEWLouisiana and New Orleans are at their highest point, in nearly every ranking, in history.</p> <p>NEW ORLEANS ECONOMIC OVERVIEWGreater New Orleans has six key industries.</p> <p>AIRPORT RE-DEVELOPMENT 2018$826 million facility located on north side of current property30 total departure and arrival gates, one consolidated checkpointMore Food &amp; Beverage options beyond the checkpoints654,440 square foot Terminal and ConcourseEconomic model allows for more daily flights</p> <p>Currently operate 138 daily departures by 13 airlines; 42 non-stop destinations</p> <p>Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Nov 2014NEW ORLEANS CONVENTION CENTER RENOVATIONRecently completed $52 million renovationIntroduced the Great Hall 60,000 square foot hotel-like ballroomLarge outdoor pedestrian plaza, interiorand exterior balconies The Great Hall has four divisible sections and a pre-function area totaling 25,000 square feetLighting package incorporates LED systemfor customized presentations</p> <p>TRI-CENTENNIAL CONVENTION CENTER EXPANSIONNew 1,000+ room 4-star hotel propertyLinear Park along Convention Center BoulevardOutdoor entertainmentNew retail and housing optionsArt and Cultural venuesRevised transportation plan</p> <p>BIODISTRICT &amp; REGIONAL MEDICAL HUBBioInnovation Center - $53 millionCancer Research Center - $102 millionProject Legacy Veterans Affairs Hospital - $1.2 billionUniversity Medical Center - $1.2 billion</p> <p>RESTAURANT GROWTH &amp; CONSUMER/RETAIL INDUSTRIES1,400 restaurants city-wide (in 2005, there were approximately 900The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk Magazine Street</p> <p>BIOMEDICAL DISTRICTCENTRAL BUSINESSDISTRICTFRENCH QUARTERCONVENTION CENTER</p>