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Map of Seawall and Flooding Limits along the Lakefront

WWL-TV Collection



Genre: News

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Department of State

Date Issued: 1967-03-24

Duration: 00:59:00

Subjects: Boggs, Hale, 1914-1972 | Edwards, Edwin W. | Jefferson Parish, Louisiana | LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN | St. Charles Parish, Louisiana | New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana | Chalmette, St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana | New Orleans East | Seabrook Lock | Hurricanes | seawall | flooding


Silent footage of Edwin Edwards showing a flooding prevention map of the Lakefront to a delegation led by Hale Boggs. The map shows the seawall and flood limits of St. Charles Parish, Jefferson Parish, New Orleans, Chalmette, Citrus, and New Orleans East. A portion of the map highlights the Seabrook Lock.