U.S. Senate Committee on Environment & Public Works
U.S. Senate Committee on Environment & Public Works
Hearing Statements
Date:   04/18/2006
 
Field Hearing
Oversee the Ongoing Rebuilding and Restoration Efforts of Hurricane and Flood Protection by the Army Corps of Engineers

Committee on Environment and Public Works
Field Hearing to Oversee the Ongoing Rebuilding and Restoration Efforts of Hurricane and Flood Protection by the Army Corps of Engineers
10:00A.M. Tuesday, April 18, 2006
Louisiana Supreme Court
Supreme Court Chambers
400 Royal Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130

Witnesses:

Honorable John Paul Woodley, Jr.
Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Mr. Daniel Hitchings
Director, Task Force HOPE
Regional Business Director, Mississippi Valley Division
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Honorable William Clifford Smith
Member, Mississippi River Commission
Civil Engineer, Houma, Louisiana

Honorable Benny Rousselle
President
Plaquemines Parish Government

Honorable Timothy P. Kerner
Mayor
Town of Jean Lafitte, Louisiana

Mr. Mark Drennen
President and CEO
Greater New Orleans, Inc.

Dr. Lewis E. Link
Director
Interagency Performance Evaluation Task Force (IPET)

Mr. Thomas Jackson P.E., D.WRE
Member, American Society of Civil Engineers
(ASCE) External Review Panel
Former President, ASCE

Mr. Carlton Dufrechou
Executive Director
Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation