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West Bank levee authority looks for millions to finance interim operations at world’s largest pump station

October 24, 2014

As it girds itself to operate the world’s largest pump station temporarily, the West Bank levee authority will transfer $2 million into a capital fund for emergency expenses. The Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-West board also will consider dedicating another $2 million to a special account to pay for running the West Closure Complex for a year.