RANDI: 6:41, A NEW HOTEL IS LIGHTING UP DOWNTOWN. CHARLES: THE CITY’S OLD UTILITY COMPANY IS NOW LUXURY LODGING. RANDI: THE STRUCTURE WAS BUILT BACK IN THE 1920’S AND HOUSED NEW ORLEANS PUBLIC SERVICE, INC. — OR NOPSI. NINE DECADES LATER, IT’S THE NEWEST ADDITION TO THE CITY’S GROWING HOTEL INVENTORY. NOPSI HOTEL WAS THE BRAIN CHILD OF ENTREPRENEUR SHELIA JOHNSON WHO SAYS SHE SAW THE OLD BUILDING WHILE IN TOWN WORKING ON ANOTHER PROJECT. JOHNSON SAYS SHE’S GLAD TO BE ABLE TO BRING THE BUILDING BACK TO LIFE. >>THIS IS THE BEST WAY TO RE-IMMERSE MYSELF INTO NEW PORTLAND HISTORY. — INTO NEW ORLEANS HISTORY.