New Orleans, LA – The Flood Protection Authority – East would like to invite you to attend a ribbon cutting for the New Orleans Levee District Police Complex. The new facility is approx. 10,000 sq. and includes dispatch/communications, training room... READ MORE
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New Orleans, LA – Due to high river levels, all Southeast Louisiana Projects along the Mississippi River will be suspended until water levels are lower. The Carrollton Gage is currently above 11.0’, therefore all work must stop until the Army Corps of Engineers notifies permit holders work can resume. READ MORE [...]
New Orleans, LA – “I am more confident in our flood protection system than ever before,” said Derek Boese, Chief Administrative Officer of the Flood Protection Authority East (FPA). “Our pump station performed to the gold standard it was designed for and we are very pleased with the results.” READ MORE [...]
New Orleans, LA – As we continue to monitor Hurricane Michael, the Flood Protection Authority East will close more gates around the Lakefront Marina beginning at 7:00 pm tonight. These actions are necessary in order to reduce the potential impacts of Hurricane Michael. READ MORE
New Orleans, LA – Beginning Monday, October, 8, 2018 the Flood Protection Authority East, which manages and operates the flood protection system in New Orleans, East Jefferson, and St. Bernard Parish, will begin closing a number of flood gates due to the potential impacts of Tropical Storm Michael. Working with our partners at the Port [...]
New Orleans, LA – Today the Southeast Flood Protection Authority East announced Antwan Harris as the new Public Information Director of the agency. “He is a hard working individual that will bring much needed value and expertise to our agency,” said Chief Administrative Officer, Derek Boese. READ MORE
The Corps classifies risk based on Performance, Hazards and Consequences. The East Bank system is expected to continue to perform as designed due to superior design and construction, as well as constant inspections and oversight on a daily basis. READ MORE
Statement to address recent sensational media coverage about the United States Army Corps of Engineers’ inspections of the flood defense system. READ MORE
High Speed Chase Ends in Crash/Arrest: East Jefferson Levee District Police and Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office Team Up
The Flood Protection Authority – East’s East Jefferson Levee District Police (EJLD) were involved in a high-speed chase after a traffic stop of a vehicle with an expired license plate. READ MORE