This week on Behind The Lens:

InspireNOLA Charter Schools has stepped up to run Pierre A. Capdau – one of two charter schools that were surrendered in the aftermath of a graduation scandal at John F. Kennedy High School. Marta Jewson has the details.

And a Plaquemines Parish council member accuses Port of Plaquemines officials of shopping around for a high appraisal on land for a new oil terminal. Sophie Kasakove has the story.

Also, the New Orleans City Council begins working on the 2020 budget. Michael Isaac Stein has the report.

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