As Hurricane Gustav Touches Down, A Remembrance of Hurricane Katrina

Posted in Blogroll on September 1st, 2008 by Michael Tillery

I wrote Black Water two years ago after there was still slow response to renovate the damage Hurricane Katrina caused a year earlier. I’ve spoken to many athletes (Chris Paul, Jarvis Green, Bobby Jackson to name a few) and even Mayor Ray Nagin himself (for a piece regarding the reopening of the Super Dome) Here’s some of Nagin’s words:

“We honor and hold in remembrance those lost to the storm, but stand ready on the road to reclaim the dome, rebuild our city and cheer on the hopes and dreams of our New Orleans Saints.”

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