December 15, 2021 ERB Meeting to Select IG

The City of New Orleans Ethics Review Board will meet on Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at 3:30 P.M.

Videoconference Information

The board will conduct this meeting via Zoom Video Conference and Telephone Conference

Video Conference Link:

Telephone Conference Dial-In Number: 312-626-6799; ID No. 504 975 3263

Certification of Necessity pursuant to Louisiana Revised Statutes section 42:17.1: The board hereby certifies that the Governor of the State of Louisiana has declared a state of emergency or disaster involving the geographic area of the City of New Orleans. The governor’s most recent extension of this state of emergency is available here: 220 JBE 2021 State of Emergency.pdf (Nov. 23, 2021)

A live meeting would be detrimental to the health, safety, or welfare of the public and the members of the Ethics Review Board. The agenda contains matters that are critical to continuation of the business of the Ethics Review Board and are not able to be postponed to a live meeting due to a legal requirement or other deadline that cannot be postponed or delayed by the Ethics Review Board. The public can attend and participate in the videoconference meeting by joining the conference by telephone or videoconference as described above. In addition, public comment prior to the meeting can be provided via email address


  1. Call to order.
  2. Ratification of certification of necessity for videoconference/teleconference meeting (Chair).
  3. Public comments on applicants for IG position Edward Michel, Peter Schleck, and Jeffrey T. Walsh. The board will accept written comments before and during meeting at and oral comments during the Zoom meeting (two minutes per comment).
  4. Discussion and vote to select Inspector General.
  5. Adjournment (Chair).

PDF of Agenda and Attachments