NEW ORLEANS —Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu will participate in a media availability reminding residents of the mandatory evacuation issued for Venetian Isles, Irish Bayou and Lake Catherine in advance of Hurricane Nate.
Because nearby floodgates will be closing, residents are encouraged to evacuate the area by noon today.
WHO: Mayor Mitch Landrieu
Councilmember James Gray
WHAT: Mandatory evacuation for Venetian Isles, Irish Bayou, Lake Catherine
WHEN: TODAY, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017
WHERE: NOFD Fire Station 31
4300 Alba Road
New Orleans, LA 70129
A live feed of the press conference will be available on Mayor Landrieu’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/mayorlandrieu/.
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