"Basin Street has reopened to vehicle traffic in both directions. Roosevelt Way from Common to Canal Streets has reopened to vehicle traffic. Traffic must turn right onto Canal Street. Residents and visitors are asked to remain patient and to expect heavier than normal traffic in this area."
"The recovery of the two victims in the collapsed structure remains the top priority for Mayor LaToya Cantrell and the City of New Orleans. The Louisiana Task Force 1 Urban Search and Rescue Team will be leading recovery efforts as soon as it is safe to do so. The Task Force is working closely with the demolition contractors to begin the necessary debris removal that will allow access to the locations of the deceased."