$27m grant for sewage repairs in New Orleans, St. Bernard Parish

New Orleans and St. Bernard Parish will get $27 million for much needed sewerage repairs.

The money is from a FEMA grant to fix damage to the systems caused by hurricane Katrina.

$13.5 million will go to replacing water main lines in several neighborhoods including Fillmore, St. Roch and Gentilly Woods just to name a few.

another $13.5 million will go to repair the devastated sewage collection system in St. Bernard Parish.