levee board http://wrkf.org en As La. Coast Recedes, Battle Rages Over Who Should Pay http://wrkf.org/post/la-coast-recedes-battle-rages-over-who-should-pay Louisiana's coast is disappearing at the rate of about a football field an hour. Since the 1930s, the Gulf of Mexico has swallowed up an area the size of Delaware.<p>You can see the water encroaching in Delacroix in St. Bernard Parish, less than an hour southeast of New Orleans. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:40:00 +0000 Debbie Elliott 25259 at http://wrkf.org As La. Coast Recedes, Battle Rages Over Who Should Pay MONDAY: 'Rising Tide' Author John Barry, Rep. Pat Smith http://wrkf.org/post/monday-rising-tide-author-john-barry-rep-pat-smith <p>Jim talks with <em>Rising Tide</em>&nbsp;author John Barry about being removed from the levee board, and other state legislative decisions. He also speaks with Rep. Pat Smith about expanding Medicaid and discussed&nbsp;an effort to strike an anti-sodomy statute from Louisiana's books.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:42:33 +0000 Jim Engster 23545 at http://wrkf.org WEDNESDAY: Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell, Nicholls State Pres. Bruce Murphy http://wrkf.org/post/wednesday-public-service-commissioner-foster-campbell-nicholls-state-pres-bruce-murphy <p></p><p></p><p>Public Service Commission member Foster Campbell discusses intrigues on he levee board for southeastern Louisiana and other political matters.</p><p>A visit with new Nicholls State University President Bruce Murphy.</p><p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 16:32:01 +0000 Jim Engster 17189 at http://wrkf.org WEDNESDAY: Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell, Nicholls State Pres. Bruce Murphy Levee Board Takes On Oil Industry Over Damage To Delta http://wrkf.org/post/levee-board-takes-oil-industry-over-damage-delta <p style="margin-bottom: 1.42857em; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, 'DejaVu Serif', serif; line-height: 20px;">&#160;<a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wwno/audio/2013/08/marketplace_segment19_20130829_64.mp3" class="asset-audio">Levee Board Takes On Oil Industry Over Damage To Delta</a><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, 'DejaVu Serif', serif; line-height: 20px;">Eight years after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans has a new flood protection system — $14 billion of levees, pumps and flood gates built by the Ar Fri, 30 Aug 2013 00:03:43 +0000 Eve Troeh 15460 at http://wrkf.org Levee Board Takes On Oil Industry Over Damage To Delta