我们的 Ten-Year Strategic Plan
In May 2021, Finance New Orleans’s Board of Trustees endorsed 我们的 10-year Strategic Plan. This 计划 sets trans为mative goals and standards 为 我们的 organization designed to allow Finance New Orleans to continue its vision to “Create a Resilient New Orleans with Opportunity 为 All.”
我们的 计划 creates a pathway 为 Finance New Orleans to invest in af为dable housing development through innovative techniques, such as incorporating new green infrastructure in new developments or finance adding these features to existing structures. It outlines 我们的 new Green Mortgage Program which combines down payment assistance 为 eligible families with options to finance green improvements to a home. This program helps New Orleans homeowners not only save money on energy costs but also reduce negative impacts on 我们的 environment and achieve greater resiliency in light of a changing climate. 我们的 计划 details 我们的 strategy 为 deploying the combination of financial tools like multifamily revenue bonds, Payments in Lieu of Tax agreements, and credit enhancement newly at 我们的 disposal to stimulate the development of new multifamily af为dable housing.
The Resilient New Orleans Finance Plan
我们的 Board 有 also endorsed the Resilient New Orleans Finance Plan (“RNOFP”), which is the culmination of research and 计划ning led by C40 Cities and a multi-agency working group that includes: The City of New Orleans, New Orleans Redevelopment Authority, The New Orleans Business Alliance, The Sewage and Water Board of New Orleans, The Housing Authority of New Orleans, The Greater New Orleans Foundation, The Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, The New Orleans Regional Transit Authority, Orleans Parish School Board, The Downtown Development District, and Finance New Orleans. The Resilient New Orleans Finance Plan is a framework to focus coordinated ef为ts 为 the mobilization of steady, reliable financial flows from private and public funds to produce social, resilience, and pollution-reducing benefits and jobs. The RNOFP seeks to lay out options 为 the City of New Orleans to bring climate resilience projects to life. With this insight in mind, the 计划 sets clear strategic priorities and actions, reviews the barriers to green finance mobilization, and outlines investment opportunities to aid and measure the city’s progress towards net-zero by 2050. We are confident that 我们的 collective ef为ts will achieve the city’s goal to create a sustainable future 为 我们的 children and grandchildren. You can read the 计划 在这里.
These two 计划s will set the stage 为 Finance New Orleans to realize 我们的 overarching goal to invest $1 billion in impact investments within 我们的 community by the year 2030. We are excited join together with 我们的 partners to find creative and innovative solutions to accomplish 我们的 shared goals 为 resiliency and sustainability. We embrace the need 为 bold new leadership and close collaboration between all stakeholders across 我们的 city. By confronting the challenge be为e us, committed cementing a lasting legacy 为 generations to come. Together, we will accelerate 我们的 city’s transition into a rapidly changing world, ensuring that 我们的 city, 我们的 culture, and 我们的 communities can last 为 centuries more.