Memphis prepares for remnants of Hurricane Ida

By , Daily Memphian Published: August 30, 2021 2:53 PM CT
<strong>Downed power poles remain Monday, Aug. 30, after Hurricane Ida moved through LaPlace, La.</strong> (Steve Helber/Associated Press)

Downed power poles remain Monday, Aug. 30, after Hurricane Ida moved through LaPlace, La. (Steve Helber/Associated Press)

MLGW and Memphis Public Works crews are prepared to work overtime if the hurricane still has a lot of wind and rain left on its path north. 

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Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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