On This Day: Hurricane Katrina

On August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina crossed the Gulf Coast becoming the costliest natural disaster, as well as one of the five deadliest hurricanes, in the history of the United States. View the collection of videos below to hear accounts of events from some of the key figures involved in planning and executing relief efforts, as well as the region's recovery and rebuilding efforts since the storm.

Mayor Mitch Landrieu on Tenth Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu described the events and impact of Hurricane Katrina on New Orleans.