St. Charles Parish Public Works Director Sam Scholle gives an in-depth overview of the needed Outer West Bank Levee system, including a look at vulnerabilities and cost estimates. This video is the first in a series of videos that will look at the intricacies of hurricane protection for the entire parish and focusing on the West Bank. Please check scplevees.com for additional segments.
Donaldsonville-to-the-Gulf Levee article: nola.com/news/index.ssf/2012/06/corps_puts_breaks_on_donaldson.html
Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA): coastal.louisiana.gov/
St. Charles Parish West Bank Levee updates page: stcharlesparish-la.gov/index.aspx?page=957
Produced in May 2013.
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