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ID:

265

Date:

2007-10-28

Headline:

Louisiana flood projects fall behind schedule

Reporter's name:

Peter Eisler

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

USA Today

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

Dozens of Army Corps of Engineers' projects to bolster the flood-readiness of New Orleans are delayed, leaving local officials concerned that the city will not meet its 2011 deadline for being ready for a 100-year flood, according to an internal audit USA Today obtained under FOIA.

Keywords:

Army Corps of Engineers, Hurricane Katrina, 100-year flood, Congress, Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority


Agencies:

COE

States:

LA

Categories:

hurricane Katrina


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