8th Anniversary of Katrina events

8th Anniversary of Katrina events

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Flood waters from Hurricane Katrina cover streets 30 August, 2005 in New Orleans, Louisiana. It is estimated that 80 percent of New Orleans is under flood waters as levees begin to break and leak around Lake Ponchartrain. AFP PHOTO/POOL/Vincent Laforet (Photo credit should read POOL/AFP/Getty Images)

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Posted on August 28, 2013 at 10:37 PM

Updated Wednesday, Aug 28 at 10:37 PM

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NEW ORLEANS -- Below are some of the Hurricane Katrina eighth anniversary events scheduled for Thursday.

If you have any events you'd like to add, email eyewitness@wwltv.com.

  • Wreath laying ceremony at the Katrina Memorial Site at 8:30 a.m. at 5516 Canal Street. Mayor Mitch Landrieu will be present.
  • LCIA 8th Annual Hurricane Katrina Memorial at Lakeview sign at 10 a.m. Fleur de Lis and Old Hammond Highway
  • Annual Hurricane Katrina Commemoration at 10 a.m. at the Lower 9th Ward Levee Breach at Jourdan and North Galvez

 

 

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