April 10 , 2006 Seven And A Half Months After Hurricane Katrina And Six Weeks Un ...
Stockphoto ID: 875998
File name: KMD06LeveeRepair9thWard001Low.jpg
Format: digital, 3000+ pixels longest side
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Source: photographer Based in: United States
Description: April 10 , 2006 Seven and a half months after Hurricane Katrina and six weeks until the beginning of the next hurricane season , amid controversy over the quality of materials being used , the Army Corp of Engineers rush to complete repairs of the break in the levee and the flood wall near the Claiborne Street Bridge in New Orleans Lower 9th Ward Grass and weeds have grown up among the foundations of houses washed blocks away by flood waters , but the toppled buildings and vehicles remain where they landed