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A Safer City?


Premieres Wednesday, June 13th

7pm: RESHAPING A GREATER NEW ORLEANS: SEEKING SAFETY & JUSTICE

8pm: SEEKING SAFETY & JUSTICE: LIVE COMMUNITY FORUM

During the forum we are going to field questions from viewers. Have a question? Email: safecity@wyes.org

Both specials can be seen on WYES-TV/Channel 12 and will be streamed at wyes.org.



Violent crime in New Orleans is down as its police department continues its transformation.

The WYES award winning series RESHAPING A GREATER NEW ORLEANS provides a status report on efforts to improve public safety in its latest installment SEEKING SAFETY & JUSTICE. Following the program, a panel of experts field safety and justice questions from the audience and viewers at home.

Panelists are:

  • Dr. Jennifer Avengo, Health Director, City of New Orleans
 
  • Aaron Clark-Rizzo, Executive Director, Louisiana Center for Children’s Rights
 
  • Flozell Daniels Jr., President & CEO, Foundation for Louisiana
 
  • Daniel Erspamer, CEO, Pelican Institute for Public Policy
 
  • Shaun Ferguson, New Orleans Police Superintendent

Hosted by WYES Community Projects Producer Marcia Kavanaugh

Produced by veteran New Orleans television Producer Paula Pendarvis

WYES Community Projects Producer Marcia Kavanaugh moderates
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