The following public meetings have been scheduled to receive comments and recommendations from the public on the Draft FY2016 Annual Plan.
All meetings will begin with an open house at 5:30 p.m., with presentations beginning at 6:00 p.m. Please consider joining us at one of the following:
Monday, February 9
New Orleans Mosquito, Termite, and Rodent Control Board
2100 Leon C. Simon Dr.
New Orleans, La.
Tuesday, February 10
Lake Charles Civic Center
Jean Lafitte Room
900 Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, La.
Wednesday, February 11
Houma Terrebonne Civic Center
346 Civic Center Blvd.
The Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority faces a 5 percent cut in its budget, including for restoration and protection projects, in fiscal year 2015 and 2016, the authority’s director confirmed Wednesday evening. The potential cuts are in line with reductions…
State coastal scientists released findings on the best location for two additional sediment diversions along the lower Mississippi River based on cost, highest sediment collection and effectiveness.
The state’s coastal protection and restoration Master Plan could grow by $20 billion, based on additional projects being reviewed for the plan’s 2017 revision, a senior planner with the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority said Wednesday (January 21).
HOUMA, La. — The Terrebonne Parish Levee Board has awarded a contract to a design team for a long-anticipated lock on the Houma Navigation Canal that aims to protect Houma and much of the parish from storm flooding.9