by Kevin Allman
Orleans Avenue/Canal Street neutral ground report, Friday (yesterday's report is here).
Spray paint: check
Netting around front lawns: ubiquitous
Trash cans blocking off parking: everywhere
Stakes, tape and string: oh, mais oui
Port-o-lets: take your pick
Tents 'n' chairs 'n' stuff: boy howdy
Guy with a rattail buying smokes at Walgreens: we've got that covered
Sketchy carny-style food trucks selling funnel cakes: not yet
We'll start on Canal Street, just off Carrollton:
More under the jump!
The streetcar isn't running today, clearly ...
Over on Orleans, spray-painting the grass:
Life's rich pageant, Orleans Avenue: