New Orleans neighborhood faces long wait for public school to reopen

July 6, 2007
Red tape and regulations slow recovery, while neighborhood's private schools already have reopened.

Efforts to rebuild a hurricane-damaged public school in the Orleans Parish (La.) district are stymied by red tape and regulations, while two nearby parochial schools let nothing stand in their way to renovate and reopen. The building that housed Edward Hynes Elementary School sits in cluttered ruin, awaiting demolition.

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