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Media Contacts

Donnell Jackson
Media Relations Manager
Office: 504.528.3252
Mobile: 504.210.7952

Renee Aragon Dolese
Director of Marketing and Communications
Office: 504.528.3363

Port NOLA Launches Completely Revamped, User-Centered Website


The Port of New Orleans announced the launch of their completely re-imagined new website that reflects the Port’s vision as an economic catalyst for the region while being more accessible to the Port’s multiple audiences.

Governor: "Mississippi River Ship Channel Deepening Project Moves Forward, Awaits Funding"


From the Governor's Office: The Mississippi River Ship Channel could be the first port complex on the Gulf Coast to reach a depth of 50 feet now that the Director’s Report has been signed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

Maritime Admin Awards $2.5 Million Grant


Port NOLA has been awarded a $2.5 million U.S. Maritime Administration grant to support the current container-on-barge shuttle service between New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Memphis, and to launch a new container-on-barge shuttle service on the Inner Harbor Navigation Canal.

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