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Phase II of Mississippi Levee Project Kicks Off
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Phase II of Mississippi Levee Project Kicks Off

zoom The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District, began construction efforts on the second phase of the project to raise the East Bank Mississippi River levee in Jefferson Parish to its congressionally-authorized heights. This ... Dredging Today, 2 months ago

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Fitch Affirms Terrebonne Levee and Conservation Dist, LA's Sales Tax Bonds at 'A'; Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings affirms the ratings on the following Terrebonne Levee and Conservation District, Louisiana (TLCD) bonds: --$88.8 million public improvement sales tax bonds (PIBs), series 2013 at 'A'; --Implied unlimited tax ...
 Industrial Info Financials1 month ago

No one knows if New Orleans will live again: A digital diary of Hurricane Katrina, 10 years later

Excerpted from the anthology Please Forward, Barely ten years later, and it's already impossible to recall with any precision the depths of uncertainty that was life post-Hurricane Katrina. Much of the collectively kept digital diary of that ...
 Salon2 days ago Feature: 10 years after Hurricane Katrina, African-Americans feel abandoned  Individual.com3 weeks ago
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BP to Pay $18.7 Billion for Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

File Photo: Response crews battle the blazing remnants of the offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon in April 21, 2010 New Orleans: An $18.7 billion settlement announced Thursday of all federal, state and local claims against the oil giant BP arising ...
 NDTV Profit2 days ago

Ascension and St. James could team on hurricane levee

Officials in Ascension and St. James parishes say they want to work together on a levee and pumps to shield their areas from possible storm surge flooding. The Advocate ( reports the parishes may ask the Pontchartrain Levee ...
 Miami Herald1 month ago

Streetcar Named Desire Tracks New Orleans Journey Back to Life

(Bloomberg Business) -- The spectral tracks of the streetcar named Desire take you on more than just a trip down memory lane. They tell the story of New Orleans near-death and resurrection. Where Blanche DuBois gets off at Elysian Fields, which ...
 La Repubblica2 months ago

Appeal Likely as Katrina Ruling Opens Big Liability for U.S.

----- Advertising ----- A May 1 ruling in federal district court in Washington, D.C., found that a failure of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-built levees in New Orleans allowed flooding and led to an illegal government taking of private property.
 Engineering News-Record1 month ago
Insurance Journal

New Orleans Hurricane Protection System Tested

With hurricane season approaching, the Army Corps of Engineers is running through its plans to better protect New Orleans from flooding and testing pumps and floodgates built around this low-lying metropolis since Hurricane Katrina struck 10 years ...
 Claims Journal1 month ago Hurricane Protection System for New Orleans Tested by Army Corps  Insurance Journal1 month ago
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A decade on from Katrina: Then and Now pictures reveal the incredible reconstruction of New Orleans after the country's costliest ever natural disaster

Katrina hit in August 2005, costing $108bn and displacing thousands These images show how once-devastated areas are now functioning again By Kieran Corcoran For 1 View comments These stark photographs show the ...
 Capital Bay1 month ago

New Orleans needs to run its own schools

It's time to change the image of education reform as a mere takeover and start bringing NOLA schools back under elected, local control. Last week, a Louisiana bill that could help enact this change came one step closer to fruition. If made into ...
 Hechinger Report1 month ago
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