Levee officials to review Corps of Engineers work on canals

06/18/2010 | Times-Picayune (New Orleans), The

Levee commissioners in New Orleans plan to hire their own contractors to review Army Corps of Engineers plans to rebuild three troubled levees. Of particular concern is work on the London and 17th Street canals, both of which were badly breached during Hurricane Katrina. "We want to make sure the work is done properly," said engineer Bob Turner, executive director of the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East.

View Full Article in:

Times-Picayune (New Orleans), The

Published in Brief: