LA: Toilets Break at MSY, Travelers Forced to Use Portable Bathrooms

Jan. 19, 2018

Toilets at the Louis Armstrong International Airport terminal cannot be flushed because of broken water lines, officials said.

Officials of Jefferson Parish, LA, where the airport is located, issued a boil-water advisory Thursday morning because of water line breaks caused by freezing temperatures, WDSU reports.

“It (the cold snap) has put an incredible strain on all of our utilities,” New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu said at a press conference.

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