Monthly Archives: June 2017

Jay Banks launches City Council run: “My entire life has been rooted in District B”

By | 2017-06-19T10:35:02+00:00 June 7th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Article and photo by: Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com Citing a lineage of service and civic activism, Jay Banks launched his campaign for the District B seat on the New Orleans City Council on Tuesday morning in the historic New Zion Baptist Church surrounded by supporters, pastors, Democratic party leaders and other current and former elected [...]

City Hall veteran, former King Zulu Jay Banks seeks N.O. Council District B

By | 2017-06-19T10:24:21+00:00 June 7th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Article by: Danny Monteverde, WWLTV NEW ORLEANS – The crowd looking to replace City Councilwoman LaToya Cantrell continues to swell.Jay Banks, director of the Dryades YMCA’s School of Commerce who last year reigned as King Zulu, announced his candidacy for City Council District B Tuesday morning. Jay Banks, director of the Dryades YMCA’s School [...]