Document Type

Capstone Report

Publication Date

Spring 2016


The University of New Orleans’ Spring 2016 Community Development Finance Practicum conducted this study to help the NEWCITY Neighborhood Partnership understand the state of youth in the neighborhoods it brings together. This analysis is a preliminary step in understanding the breadth and depth of key issues that youth face. The report reviews the area’s demographics, examines data on area schools and students, explores issues surrounding health and recreation in the area, and analyzes youth workforce development opportunities.


MURP 6720 Practicum in Urban and Regional Planning