emergency response http://wwno.org en Coast Guard Releasing Oil Spill Response Plan http://wwno.org/post/coast-guard-releasing-oil-spill-response-plan <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The <a href="http://www.uscg.mil/d8/sectNOLA/default.asp" target="_blank">Coast Guard</a> is releasing a plan today, devised with state and parish officials, about how best to respond to an oil spill.</span></p><p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 41570 at http://wwno.org Highway 70 reopens near acre of liquefied swampland http://wwno.org/post/highway-70-reopens-near-acre-liquefied-swampland <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">NAPOLEONVILLE&nbsp;&mdash; Ascension Parish officials have reopened a four-mile section of highway near an acre of swampland that liquefied into soupy muck, toppling tall bald cypress trees and bending a 400-foot-long section of a natural gas pipeline toward the liquid acre.</p> Mon, 06 Aug 2012 16:32:10 +0000 The Associated Press 17228 at http://wwno.org Grand Isle water line temporarily fixed http://wwno.org/post/grand-isle-water-line-temporarily-fixed <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Jefferson Parish officials say water service was back on Grand Isle Wednesday after a temporary clamp was successfully placed on a busted line that provided drinking water to the barrier island.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The repair was made about 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.</p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 00:26:18 +0000 The Associated Press 15130 at http://wwno.org