2022 Hurricane Katrina Memorial Second Line

The crowds at the annual Hurricane Katrina memorial second lines have begun to shrink over the past few years.

2022 Hurricane Katrina Memorial Second Line

Still, this past Monday, there were a couple hundred people on the edge of the Industrial Canal at Galvez Street where a runaway tugboat punched a hole in the retaining wall on August 29th, 2005.

2022 Hurricane Katrina Memorial Second Line

This famously led to the devastating flood that shook the Lower 9th Ward to its core.

2022 Hurricane Katrina Memorial Second Line

Next year we’ll do it again on the 18th anniversary of what is known locally as “the federal flood”

2022 Hurricane Katrina Memorial Second Line

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