The next Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority Board Meeting will be held:
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 | 9:30 a.m.
Louisiana State Capitol
House Committee Room 1
900 North Third Street
Baton Rouge, La.
Environmental portraits and landscape photographs by Lane Lefort and oil paintings by Marian Brister Martinez will be featured in the “I Remember” art exhibit presented by the Coastal Wetlands Planning, Protection and Restoration Act (CWPPRA) Task Force at the Jean…
A scientific advisory panel gave the green light Wednesday (March 25) to the state’s continued planning for construction of four major sediment diversions on the lower Mississippi River, although it raised questions about state’s ongoing socioeconomic analysis of the diversions’…
The state Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority approved an $884 million 2015-2016 budget for levee and coastal restoration projects on Wednesday with little fanfare, clearing the way for its approval by the Legislature in April.
The West Bank levee authority approved a $7 million budget for the 2016 and worked toward a Nov. 21 millage election for voters in West Jefferson and Algiers. Here are four items of note out of the Southeast Louisiana Flood…