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Power returned 85 percent of New Orleans, says mayor | WWLTV

The majority of New Orleanians have power, according to Mayor Mitch Landrieu.

With New Orleans avoiding most of Hurricane Isaac's damage, the large swath of power outages and the length of time has tested the patience of residents.

Frustration with the rate of return to power filtered all the way to local government, as City Council President Stacy Head called for a committee meeting to examine Entergy's response to restore power to New Orleans after Isaac.

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