FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2005 file photo, floodwaters from Hurricane Katrina cover the lower ninth ward, foreground, and other parts of New Orleans, a day after the storm passed through the city. Eight... more 
FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2005 file photo, floodwaters from Hurricane Katrina cover the lower ninth ward, foreground, and other parts of New Orleans, a day after the storm passed through the city. Eight years after Hurricane Katrina, the Ferris wheel at the abandoned former Six Flags amusement park sits idle. The unused roller-coaster humps are familiar sights to passing motorists, and a thorn in the side of officials who have overseen one of the most extensive city-rebuilding projects in U.S. history. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By David J. Phillip, File
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