Louisiana Considered: Homelessness Surges, Cancer Alley Study, Greener Festivals
Thursday's episode of Louisiana Considered included:
- Southerly's Carly Berlin and Gambit writer Sarah Ravits both reported in-depth stories this week on homelessness in Louisiana. Berlin's feature focused on Lake Charles, which is still reeling from last year's destructive hurricanes. Ravits reports on New Orleans homelessness for the Gambit's cover story this week.
- Tegan Wendland speaks with a researcher who worked on a study looking at cancer rates in St. John the Baptist parish.
- Alma Robichaux of BTNEP on a grant to help make local festivals environmentally friendly.