Some dates settle in our nation’s collective consciousness and can never be forgotten. August 29, 2005–the day that Hurricane Katrina made landfall in southeast Louisiana, and became one of the greatest natural disasters in United States’ history–is one of them. But the devastation of Katrina extends beyond the physical, and its aftermath can be felt by New Orleans residents old and new.
To better understand the city–one so beloved by T+L readers–10 years later, we asked locals to offer thoughts on the hurricane, its destruction, and the city’s triumphs and failures as it continues to rebuild. read more >>>
Source : HuffingtonPost.Com