August 19, 2018 Editorial by HoumaToday.com The Morganza-to-the-Gulf levee project will ultimately help protect much of our region from storm surge resulting from extreme weather in the Gulf of Mexico. The project is 98 miles of levees, locks and floodgates. It will go a great distance in making the vast majority of Terrebonne-Lafourche residents and […]
August 16, 2018 By: Scott McLendon, HoumaToday.com The Terrebonne Levee and Conservation District Board approved a resolution requesting the federal government designate and appropriate construction money for the Morganza-to-Gulf levee project.
In this issue: Levee District Directors Make Presentation to BIG Members Dupre Testifies Before U.S. House Committee MAC Attends Levee Boards Association Workshop Read newsletter here or click on image below.
By: Andrea Mujica, HoumaToday.com http://www.houmatoday.com/news/20180509/area-better-protected-for-hurricane-season With less than a month left until the hurricane season officially arrives, Terrebonne and Lafourche parishes have more protection against storms compared to last year.
South Lafourche Levee District General Manager Windell Curole and Terrebonne Levee District Executive Director Reggie Dupre were guests on the April 24, 2018 edition of HTV’s Going Public show. Click here to view the recorded video from the show.
April 17, 2018 Final engineering and design money wins approval. By: Keith Magill, HoumaToday.com http://www.houmatoday.com/news/20180417/local-flood-protection-lock-moves-toward-construction Officials have approved the final $18.5 million needed to complete design and engineering work for a major flood-protection lock in the Houma Navigation Canal, Gov. John Bel Edwards said Tuesday.