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Citizen activism is key to New Orleans' revival and future: Ruthie Frierson (Times-Picayune)
August 2015

Heroes of the Recovery (New Orleans Magazine)
August 16, 2015

New Orleans Citizens Reform a Corrupt, Fallen City (Dr. Scott Cowen/Wall St. Journal)
July 27, 2014

New Orleans, rising from the ruins of disaster: Editorial
August 16, 2013

Citizens for 1 Greater New Orleans and other groups respond to O’Reilly and Rivera.

Bill O'Reilly of Fox News responds to anger over New Orleans segment, makes no apologies
April 9, 2013
Fox News hosts draw ire of New Orleans civic groups after calling city a 'vast urban wasteland'
April 9, 2013

New Orleans is a star among cities: Editorial October 23, 2012

New Orleans First in Nation to Place Experts on Local Levee Boards
Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Steel MagNOL(i)As
Monday, January 31, 2011

New Orleans five years after Katrina
Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Katrina inspires New Orleans to find its voice: Stephanie Grace
Sunday, August 29, 2010

Volunteers are everywhere you look here: A letter to the editor
Sunday, August 8, 2010

Big Easy Rising
Sunday, August 1, 2010

Don't regress on levees: an editorial
Thursday, June 17, 2010

New Orleans could retain levee ticket revenue for a year
Tuesday, June 15, 2010

SAVE THE DATE! Become involved in advocating transparent, ethical, effective government.
Thursday, April 8, 2010

Coalition of New Orleans leaders sets the agenda for the mayor's race
Thursday, December 3, 2009

2009 Budget Hearings
Thursday, November 5, 2009

Accord on New Orleans juvenile jail: an editorial
Sunday, November 1, 2009

EDITORIAL: Moving faster in court
Thursday, September 3, 2009

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Panel deadlocks on New Orleans master plan bill
Wednesday, June 10, 2009

N.O. first solo assessor can't take office until almost 8 months after election, according to new law
Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Morrell backs off plan to turn over non-flood assets
Friday, May 29, 2009

Homestead exemption changes may be doomed
Friday, May 29, 2009

House panel hears nondisclosure bill
Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Editorial: Protect Louisianians' right to access public records
Tuesday, May 12, 2009

EDITORIAL: Don't make things worse
Thursday, May 7, 2009

EDITORIAL: Another reform kicks in
Saturday, January 3, 2009

Editorial: Resolutions for everyone: The list for New Orleans area officials in 2009
Thursday, January 1, 2009

Merger this week puts property offices together. Efforts to streamline government in New Orleans are at a midway point.
Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Saturday, December 20, 2008
Youth Study Center should accept offers of help

Master Plan Meetings Scheduled
Monday, November 10, 2008

Landrieu voices support for Letten
Monday, November 10, 2008

Ruthie Frierson and Citizens for 1 Received Activists of the Year Award from St. Charles Avenue Magazine
Wednesday, November 5, 2008

Master plan given force of law
Wednesday, November 5, 2008

Home Rule Charter Amendment on Planning Benefits Communities
Monday, November 3, 2008

N.O. voters to decide power behind plan
Monday, October 27, 2008

Planner rebuts NAACP claims about N.O. charter change
Thursday, October 23, 2008

Vote to Restore Trust in Government
Saturday, October 4, 2008

Citizens for 1 receives degree of doctor of humane letters, honoris causa from Loyola University
Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Citizens for 1 Receives 'Hero of the Storm' Award from Friends of New Orleans
Monday, August 25, 2008

Post-Katrina activists take Democratic National Convention by storm
Monday, August 25, 2008

Press Release: Citizens for 1 Greater New Orleans Receives Hero of the Storm Award
Thursday, August 21, 2008

FONO Hosts Nonpartisan Benefit Events at National Party Conventions
Thursday, August 14, 2008

Citizens for 1 Greater New Orleans Receives 'Hero of the Storm' Award
Friday, June 27, 2008

N.O. group speaks to Lafayette Chamber
Wednesday, May 14, 2008

REPORT: Fleur-de-lis Ambassadors South Louisiana tour
Monday, May 12, 2008

TP Loving Cup awarded to Ruthie Frierson
Monday, March 26, 2007

Post-Katrina activist gets TP Loving Cup
Sunday, February 18, 2007

Ruthie Frierson - 2006 Sustainer of the Year (Junior League of New Orleans)


September 2006