Lower Ninth Ward resident Burnell Cotlon touches a historic marker during an unveiling event at Jourdan Avenue and North Johnson Street, Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, in New Orleans. The marker tells the story of the area flooding during Hurricane Katrina, which hit New Orleans nearly a decade ago. (Eliot Kamenitz/The Advocate via AP)   MAGS OUT; INTERNET OUT; NO SALES; TV OUT; NO FORNS; LOUISIANA BUSINESS INC. OUT (INCLUDING GREATER BATON ROUGE BUSINESS REPORT, 225, 10/12, INREGISTER, LBI CUSTOM); MANDATORY CREDIT

Katrina marker commemorates flooding

The catastrophic flooding of New Orleans’ Lower 9th Ward now has a commemorative marker at the site where a floodwall protecting the neighbo…