Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2006/05/30

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Subject: [Leica] Re: Jeffery PAW 19 - nine months post-Katrina
From: leicachris at (Christopher Williams)
Date: Tue May 30 06:31:25 2006
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Finally there are cars back in Lakeview. :)

Traffic lights on the neutral ground on Poydras still don't work.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Jeffery Smith"
Subject: [Leica] Jeffery PAW 19 - nine months post-Katrina

> Where has the time gone? Hurricane season starts June 1 and it is May
> Time to take one step back and look at the progress we've made in the
> once-fashionable Lakeview area (prior home of Sonny Carter and Dennis
> Couvillion). It's hard to believe that a hurricane hit this place just 9
> months ago. You can see the steeple of my church on the distant right. The
> space in the middle is what we call the "neutral ground", here on Canal
> Blvd.
> When Bill Nelsch visited us last week, he was struck by how normal the
> looked. It looks fine as long as you don't leave the French Quarter. And
> even there, Bill found lots of windows boarded up with plywood.
> Jeffery Smith
> New Orleans, LA

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