Amusement Park Closed by Hurricane Katrina May Come Down

With Hurricane Katrina’s 14th anniversary approaching, many residents are frustrated it’s taken so long to address the park’s future.

  • Published 5 July 2019

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Zydeco Scream roller coaster stands motionless, and so does the Big Easy Ferris Wheel. Scampering rabbits, slithering snakes and lurking alligators are the only visitors to the abandoned Six Flags amusement park in New Orleans. Once it resounded with children’s laughter and the shrieks of passengers on the thrill rides. Now the only sound is the drone of the cicadas. The amusement park on the city’s eastern edge is perhaps… Read at AP News