If your neighbor's trash can blows over and the garbage blows into your yard is that no longer their problem?
Ask the city to annex you and then you can suffer like everyone else who lives within city limits - but at least your hurricane debris will be picked up.
And your county/state taxes didn't go to help pay for Katrina. That was all federal. Send your president an email. I'm sure he will give you a hand-out.
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