Reflecting On Eight Years In Office: An Interview With Mayor Mitch Landrieu

May 4, 2018
Originally published on May 2, 2018 1:20 pm

It’s Mitch Landrieu’s last week as mayor. Latoya Cantrell takes the office on Monday.

Landrieu came into office eight years ago facing a huge budget deficit and the challenge of rebuilding after Hurricane Katrina. In the past year he’s drawn national attention for removing confederate monuments and publishing a book about the experience.

He sat down with WWNO’s Tegan Wendland to reflect on his terms.

Listen to the entire, unedited interview below. 


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