Recovery

Thomas Perumean
Thomas Perumean
November 15, 2019 - 6:30 am
The lives of two construction workers were lost on one month ago. Since then recovery efforts have been unsuccessful at bringing the bodies out of the rubble of the collapsed structure. Mayor LaToya Cantrell has said recovery would recommence after the building is down. A death investigator told...
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Thomas Perumean
October 30, 2019 - 8:01 am
The unstable wreckage of the Hard Rock Hotel building needs to be shored up and stabilized before the recovery of deceased construction worker entombed inside can be recovered. New Orleans Fire Chief Timothy McConnell says the city has set a Friday deadline for plans to be submitted for stabilizing...
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Thomas Perumean
October 15, 2019 - 7:14 am
The U.S. Coast Guard has recovered the body of a man believed to be a missing boater. Using special shallow draft boat, crews from the New Orleans Coast Guard station found a body matching the description of Kevin Lege. Lege had been reported overdue early Monday morning, prompting the search by...
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Thomas Perumean
May 15, 2019 - 9:16 am
Recovery efforts of an SUV that sailed off the southbound Causeway will get underway this morning at 11am. "On Wednesday, May 15, the southbound Causeway Bridge will be closed to all traffic from 11 AM to 2 PM for vehicle recovery from the Tuesday morning overboard. Please use an alternate route if...
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David Blake
March 20, 2017 - 11:50 am
Louisiana's Office of Community Development is seeking new offers from companies that want to oversee the homeowner assistance program for flood victims. The Governor's Deputy Chief of Staff, Julie Baxter Payer, says there won't be any delay in getting assistance to those who need it. She says they...
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