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7:00 am
Tue January 28, 2014

New Orleans Braces For Ice Storm

State transportation department workers restrict traffic on the Belle Chasse Bridge Tuesday morning.
Plaquemines Parish

Mayor Landrieu reviews storm preparations.

Governor Bobby Jindal has declared a state of emergency as a winter ice storm bears down on the southern states. New Orleans is on high alert to cope with unusually cold and rough weather.

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5:05 pm
Mon January 27, 2014

Mayor Landrieu Says Icy City Streets Will Be Dangerous

Mayor Landrieu says the city has no equipment to treat icy city streets.

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu has ordered City Hall closed tomorrow and Wednesday because of the incoming ice storm. The mayor says conditions could be the worst seen in the city for 25 years.

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