New Orleans officials celebrated a milestone in the restoration of the historic Saenger Theatre on Wednesday, and offered assurances that the iconic Canal Street venue was
on schedule to open in the fall of 2013. In a midday ceremony, Mayor Mitch Landrieu and other dignitaries signed their names on the final, steel beam for the Saenger’s
expanded fly tower. A crane then lifted the bright yellow girder into place.
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