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Two Years After Katrina, the Mattios Return Home

15 Aug 2007

By Alix Spiegel

Two years after Hurricane Katrina, some former residents of New Orleans are still struggling to put their lives back together. One family, the Mattios, spent eight trying months after the storm in a single motel room in Baton Rouge, among prostitutes and drug dealers. They finally moved into a small, dark, but affordable, apartment nearby.

Click on the link below to listen to this part of the Katrina and Recovery series.

Copyright 2007. Used with permission from NPR.

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