The flooding continues to be blamed already not less than 11 deaths, including five in East Baton Rouge Parish alone. This after rain fall the kind of that is seen once in each and every 1,000 years, based on meteorologists.
Recovery procedures all over southern Louisiana were under way on Wednesday as floodwaters left by historic downpours of rain started to ebb, revealing a mind-numbing landscape of destroyed homes and broken streets and bridges.
Possibly conscious from the political damage which was completed to his predecessor, George W Plant, when the us government responded too gradually towards the Katrina crisis, The President interrupted his holiday on Martha’s Winery to listen to a briefing around the flooding from Craig Fugate, the mind from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, FEMA.
Taylor Quick, the singer, set a dark tone for celebrity reactions saying she was donating $a million towards the relief effort.