Old Algiers nursing training project

Old Algiers Main Street Corporation

Valerie Robinson

PO Box 740181
New Orleans, LA 70174
United States

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Old Algiers is a 300-year-old community within the City of New Orleans that has maintained its character and charm. Nestled in the bend of the Mississippi, it is served by a ferry from downtown New Orleans and features a walking/biking path along the levee. It's perfect for a day trip or a weekend in our charming bed and breakfast establishments or other short term rentals.

Economic impact

26 net new businesses

127 net new jobs

$21,646,500 public/private investment

2,863 volunteer hours

Community spotlight

Old Algiers is doing pioneering work in workforce development, training residents for good jobs and helping them stay in the neighborhood. Read more in this article from the Main Street America blog (September 2022) by Amanda Lanata, Assistant Director at Louisiana Main Street. 

Click here to read "Old Algiers Main Street Pilots Workforce Training Project"

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Tout de Suite Cafe, Old Algiers
Courtesy Kim Summerlin
Old Algiers residential homes
Courtesy Kim Summerlin