Sign up for annual levee breach bike tour

Register today for our Annual Levee Breach Bike Tour!

WHEN: Sat, May 12, 2018
TIME: 9:30 to 11 a.m.
WHERE: Tour departs from City Park
NOTE: You must provide your own bike

To register, click here.

The 90-minute guided tour is a healthy way to find out more about the worst civil engineering disaster in U.S. history.

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HJ Bosworth speaks to Fox8 News on New Pump Stations

Civil engineer HJ Bosworth speaks to WVUE Fox8 News on the new pumping stations going online at the three New Orleans outfall canals.

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NORA includes Levee Exhibit Hall as part of American Planning Association conference

Right now, the American Planning Association is holding a 4-day National Planning Conference in New Orleans.

Part of the experience was a tour of the Gentilly area of New Orleans traditionally diverse, largely post-war neighborhood that suffered extensive flood damage from the London Avenue Canal levee failures.

The group of fifty explored the post-Flood redevelopment of Gentilly, which provides a model for disaster recovery and community development driven by local government support of housing development, commercial revitalization, and vacant land stewardship.

Seth Knudsen with the New Orleans Redevelopment Authority (NORA) included the Levee Exhibit Hall and Garden as one of the “vacant land stewardship” projects.
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