A new city after Katrina

A new city after Katrina

There are 3 comments on the www.timesunion.com story from Aug 31, 2012, titled A new city after Katrina. In it, www.timesunion.com reports that:

Hurricane Isaac pummeled this city, with floodwaters surging and officials cautioning against complacency.

Yet this is a different city from the one devastated by Hurricane Katrina seven years ago.

When that storm flooded New Orleans in 2005 — or, more accurately, when the federally built levees failed to contain the storm surge — people turned to their government for help, with dismal results. The National Guard was slow to come to the rescue; the country watched as residents waited on rooftops and overpasses for excruciating days.

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Rajun Cajun

United States

#1 Aug 31, 2012
where is BO? golfing? fundraising?...

Eastport, NY

#2 Sep 1, 2012
2005? Put the blame where it belongs, on that moron of a mayor!
katrina randi us

Silchar, India

#3 Jul 24, 2014
Meri jaan mujhe ek baar to dede please mein tumhe dollar dung pure20000000000000000000000000 000000000 please ek baar dena meri buhat badi enginneing campany hein

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