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New study offers recommendations for natural disaster cleanup

POSTED: Monday, August 31, 2009 - 4:52am

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 10:58pm

A new study may help local governments cope with natural disaster.

Community leaders from all over the gulf region released their newest findings on government response during emergencies. It specifically focuses on natural disasters.

Members of the Katrina Citizen's Leadership Corps said they hope the report will become a guideline for government officials during hurricanes.

It focused on specific target areas, like education, housing, and employment.