Recovery of New Orleans Water and Sewer Systems following Hurricane Katrina
Abstract:Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath damaged the water distribution system and the sewerage collection system in the City of New Orleans, creating health and safety issues for both the general public and emergency and recovery personnel working in the city. The efforts by the Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans (S&WB) in restoring these systems has been critical in making the city safe and functional for the return of its citizens.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: January 1, 2006
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