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Blighted, stagnant swimming pools create dangers, prompt law changes

A long-term investigation by our affiliate in New Orleans, Louisiana shed light on a problem in the city: abandoned, blighted pools with cumbersome processes for the city and neighbors to get anything changed.

By: Shelley Brown, WVUE FOX8 News

To read previous coverage on this story, see the links below (in chronological order from oldest to most recent):

Council members push for stronger enforcement regarding blighted pools

Longtime blighted pool could soon get fixed or filled

Council members, Code Enforcement differ on what constitutes a pool emergency

City Council members demand the city fill in a dangerous pool

Hidden dangers with deadly consequences

Dangerous pools update after year-long investigation

Plaquemines residents live among stagnant swimming pools