Non-Flood Protection Asset Management Authority

The Non-Flood Protection Asset Management

The Non-Flood Protection Asset Management Authority is created to manage and control the OLD’s Non-Flood Assets.

The Non-Flood Protection

The Non-Flood Protection assets of the Orleans Levee District are segregated and placed under the control of the Louisiana Division of Administration with a small local staff to manage the facilities.

The Louisiana Legislature

The Louisiana Legislature creates the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East to manage and control the East Jefferson, Orleans, and Lake Borne Basin Levee Districts’s flood protection assets.

Hurricane Katrina

Hurricane Katrina devastates New Orleans

South Shore

South Shore Harbor Marina opens

The Lake Vista Community

The Lake Vista Community Center is constructed.

Orleans Marina

Orleans Marina (Formerly The Inner Yacht Harbor) is transferred to the control of the OLD

Lake Oaks

Lake Oaks is established

Lake Terrace

Lake Terrace is established

Lakeshore (East)

Lakeshore (East) is established

Lakeshore (West)

Lakeshore (West) is established

Lake Vista (East)

Lake Vista (East) is established

Lake Vista (West)

Lake Vista (West) is established

Lakefront airport and the Terminal Building

Lakefront airport and the Terminal Building (Formerly the Shushan Terminal) is dedicated on February 10, 1934 with the Pan American Air Races

OLD begins constructing

OLD begins constructing Lakefront Airport

Lakefront reclamation

Lakefront reclamation project completed

Act 292 of the Legislature authorized

Act 292 of the Legislature authorized the OLD to dedicate, construct, operate, and maintain public parks, beaches, marinas, aviation fields, and other like facilities

Orleans Levee District (OLD)

Orleans Levee District (OLD) created by Act 93 of the Louisiana Legislature

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Lakefront Management Authority

Tel:(504) 355-5990orFax:(504) 539-4283