Wow! Are they really just now getting to this? Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was charged today with using his office for personal gain, accepting pay offs and more as New Orleans struggled to recover from Hurricane Katrina.
Fewer than 100 people are staying in a shelter in Shreveport, forced from their homes in New Orleans as Hurricane Isaac slams Louisiana’s coast. Two are women who fled Hurricane Katrina nearly seven years ago to the day.
It's been nearly seven years since Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast. Recovery has been slow, but Orleans Parish has just hit a major turning point. On Sunday, February 12, 2012 the residents of Orleans Parish saw the last Federal Emergency Management Agency Temporary Housing Unit removed.