Shortages of Supplies and Workers Will Delay Gulf Rebuilding

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Now the rebuild the Louisiana residents are being warned that repairing hurricane I does damage isn't going to be easy my expectation is that it only gets worse from here that's what a real estate agent research firm chief economist says about reconstruction in the region hit by hurricane ida homeowners have been calling about damaged roofs or to get an update on renovations that were scheduled before the storm Joe Sobel the owner of big easy construction in New Orleans says he's got bad news the job will cost a lot more than usual and take a lot longer and one roofing company owner says I've spent more time fighting with insurance companies over prices than I did roofing houses building contractors were already grappling with severe shortages of workers and supplies when IT hit I'm ready to fall late

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