The CPRA has announced three joint public meetings to discuss and receive comments on the Draft FY 2015 Annual Plan and to solicit feedback on behalf of the Deepwater Horizon Natural Resource Damage Assessment Trustees regarding the Draft Programmatic and Phase III Early Restoration Plan and Draft Early Restoration Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement.
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:
Tuesday, January 14
Belle Chasse Auditorium
8398 Louisiana 23
Belle Chasse, Louisiana
Wednesday, January 15
Warren J. Harang, Jr. Municipal Auditorium
310 North Canal Boulevard
Thursday, January 16
Spring Hill Suites Lake Charles
1551 West Prien Lake Road
Lake Charles, Louisiana
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, in her second visit to Louisiana since becoming the nation’s 51st secretary of the Interior in April, took a foggy helicopter ride on Thursday (Dec. 5) below the cloud line, from Kenner, over…
A long-standing dispute between the state and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers over who should pay for coastal restoration work associated with the closing of the Mississippi River Gulf Outlet could end up being decided in the courts.
The Association of Levee Boards of Louisiana formalized its opposition Wednesday to a coastal-erosion lawsuit against oil and gas companies filed by a flood protection authority representing the east bank of the New Orleans area.
The state’s coastal authority voted Tuesday to start legal action against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, asking the courts to decide how much, if anything, the state is obligated to pay toward two ecosystem and levee projects in south…