NEW ORLEANS, LA – Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu will announce the NOLA FOR LIFE reentry strategy, aimed at reintegrating ex-offenders into the community through education, job-training and social services.

The reentry strategy focuses on a key pillar of NOLA FOR LIFE, Mayor Landrieu’s comprehensive murder reduction strategy – promoting jobs and opportunities as a path away from violence towards prosperity.

WHO:            Mayor Mitch Landrieu
                       Sheriff Marlin Gusman
                       Business Council of New Orleans and River Region
                       Federal, state and local partners

WHAT:          Mayor Landrieu to announce NOLA FOR LIFE reentry strategy

WHEN:         Wednesday, June 25, 2014
                      2 p.m.

WHERE:       JOB1 Hiring Center
                      3400 Tulane Avenue
                      New Orleans, LA 70119