First Lady Donna Edwards Talks About Rebounding From The Flood Lessons That Follow
First Lady Donna Edwards talks about rebounding from the flood lessons that follow
BATON ROUGE, LA (WVUE) -While Governor John Bel Edwards looked for more money from Washington for flood victims, parts of the Governor’s Mansion in Baton Rouge still dry out.
Flood waters damaged the mansion’s basement, forcing the first family to a temporary home.
First Lady Donna Edwards monitors the repairs.
“This particular situation, we have a lake behind us that typically overflows to Capitol Lake which then goes to Mississippi. With that much rain going in at one time it filled up,” she said.
She explained the extensive damage to the home’s basement. Seven feet of water.
“Everything that makes …