Aug 10, 2017

'It'll be a long time before the Sewerage & Water Board is trusted again'

New Orleans, LA
USA
by
NOLA.com
Sewerage & Water Board member Marion Bracy. Photo: Brett Duke, The Times-Picayune
Sewerage & Water Board member Marion Bracy. Photo: Brett Duke, The Times-Picayune

Cedric Grant, the Sewerage & Water Board’s executive director, told board members that 16 pumps, including nine major drainage pumps, weren’t working. Five of those major pumps were in Saturday’s flood zone.