Latest Mississippi River Delta News: December 20, 2012
New $1.1 billion hurricane levee proposed for New Orleans East Land Bridge
By Mark Schleifstein, The Times-Picayune (New Orleans). December 19, 2012.
“A $1.1 billion, 17-mile levee along the New Orleans East Land Bridge, stretching into St. Tammany Parish, to reduce hurricane storm surge flooding of communities along Lake Pontchartrain will be unveiled Thursday during a Thursday meeting of the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East…” (Read more)