Woodmere Community Center
Local community members can now take advantage of the Woodmere Community Center located inside Woodmere Park at Edgewood and Post Streets in Harvey. The facility offers a reception area, conference room, kitchen and exterior covered pavilion. This adds to the park's existing walking track, play area and shelters.
H&M Now Open in Oakwood Center
Popular clothing store for men, women and children H&M open its doors May 21. The 22,000-square foot, store encompasses where Old Navy, American Cookie and Baker's once stood.
New WB Animal Shelter Project
In about one year, construction crews should complete the new West Bank Animal Shelter, a 30,000-sq. ft. state-of-the-art building, at the intersection of Lapalco Blvd. & Peters Rd. in Harvey. The estimated project cost is $9.5 million. Parish officials say the new animal shelter is designed to improve the overall welfare of animals, keep the animals healthier and encourage residents to adopt.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Barataria Blvd. and Lapalco Blvd. intersection may see delays this week as crews repair a water main. Drive carefully!
2014 Gretna Heritage Festival Sights & Sounds
WB Draws Large Crowd for July 4, 2014 Fireworks
"Where's the West Bank?" ...You see the area south of the Mississippi River in New Orleans, THAT'S US!!
I bet you're thinking, "Why is it called the 'West Bank' if it's South of the river?" Look we didn't create the name, we're just using it! But if we had to take a wild guess -- more than 95% of the Mississippi River's 2,320 miles flows North & South, it's just that the portion separating New Orleans' East & West Banks also flows East & West! Strange, huh?