Media coverage

Media coverage of’s quest to list breach sites historic.

Another try to place levee sites on historic list
Kevin McGill, Associated Press, Aug 31, 2013

Katrina Levee Breach Won’t Get Historic Listing
Kevin McGill, Associated Press June 15, 2012

Corps of Engineers gets more time to comment on Hurricane Katrina breach sites
Mark Schleifstein, Times-Picayune, May 9, 2012

Slow push to list breach sites among federal icons
Kevin McGill, Associated Press, May 17, 2012

Katrina levee failures as historic sites?
Kevin McGill, Associated Press, may 17, 2012

Levee breach historic site review time extended 15 days
Mark Schleifstein, Times-Picayune, May 10, 2012

Army asked about historic designation for levees
Kevin McGill, Associated Press,  May 9, 2012 appeals Katrina floodwall failure National Register listing to National Park Service
Mark Schleifstein, Times Picayune, Apr 12, 2012 sidesteps Army Corps for historic status
Kevin McGill, Associated Press, Apr 12, 2012

Army Corps reviews making breach sites landmarks
Cain Burdeau, Associated Press, March 16, 2012

Katrina breach sites nominated for National Register of Historic Place
Joe Sutton, CNN, Jan 27, 2012

Nomination for Katrina breach sites sparks debate
Kevin McGill, Associated Press – Jan 6, 2012

Levee breach sites ARE historic
WIST Radio – Jan 4, 2012 Continues Drive for Federal Markers at Katrina Levee Breaches
WWNO Radio -Jan 4, 2012

Governor’s board says levee breach sites not historic
KNOE TV Channel News 9 – Jan 3, 2012

New Orleans levee breach sites on National Register of Historic places
Weekly Citizen – Aug 17, 2011

Katrina Levee Breaches May Get National Historical Markers
NPR Morning Edition – June 1, 2011

Historic Designation Sought for 2 Levee Breaches
MSNBC – May 29, 2011

Online support sought to gain historic levee label
Associated Press-May 27, 2011

Hurricane Katrina levee breach sites floated for National Register of Historic Place
Bruce Eggler in Times Picayune May 26, 2011

Expert hired in quest for historic levee label
Kevin McGill Feb 7, 2011

Floodwall breach sites to be nominated to historical registry
Danny Monteverde, Times Picayune on Aug 4, 2010

Historic markers sought for Katrina levee breaches
Kevin McGill, Associated Press, Aug 4, 2010