Terrebonne Parish Levee District http://wwno.org en Levee delivers more headaches in Terrebonne http://wwno.org/post/levee-delivers-more-headaches-terrebonne <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A marsh management levee that is expected to become part of Terrebonne Parish's Morganza hurricane protection system was severely damaged during Hurricane Isaac.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Courier reports the storm's tidal surge destroyed one of the levee's water control structures, washing it away and leaving behind a 50-foot gap.</p> Mon, 10 Sep 2012 20:39:54 +0000 The Associated Press 19704 at http://wwno.org New use for an old floodgate possible http://wwno.org/post/new-use-old-floodgate-possible <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Terrebonne Parish Levee District officials say a second-hand floodgate from Westwego could provide Pointe-aux-Chenes residents with some quick flood protection for a little money.</p> Sun, 08 Jul 2012 18:34:25 +0000 The Associated Press 15306 at http://wwno.org