Water Resources Bill


Corps flood control projects advanced by Senate passing water resources bill ~Bruce Alpert, NOLA.com | Times-Picayune

Among the key provisions in the Senate bill: — It gives the corps authority to perform future levee lifts on the New Orleans area hurricane protection system.– It authorizes more money from the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund, financed by shipping companies, to dredge waterways, including the Mississippi River and Calcasieu River ports.– It lets states…