Hearings - Hearing
Field Hearing
Oversee the Ongoing Rebuilding and Restoration Efforts of Hurricane and Flood Protection by the Army Corps of Engineers
Tuesday, April 18, 2006
10:00 AM
Louisiana Supreme Court Building, New Orleans, Louisiana -


Majority Statements
Minority Statements


Opening Remarks

Panel 1
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

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