Louisiana National Guard

JEAN LAFITTE, LOUISIANA - SEPTEMBER 01: Floodwater surrounds a house on September 01, 2021 in Jean Lafitte, Louisiana. Jean Lafitte Mayor Tim Kerner has pleaded for help for residents of the small town, which is roughly 20 miles south of New Orleans. Many stores remain closed and services suspended as power throughout New Orleans and its surrounding region is down. Ida made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane on August 29 in Louisiana and brought flooding and wind damage along the Gulf Coast. (Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images)

New Orleans mayor issues overnight curfew in city

The mayor of New Orleans issued a citywide curfew aiming to curb crime in the Big Easy in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida. Mayor Latoya Cantrell (D) signed the executive order on Tuesday, setting the curfew from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. until further notice.