Friday, June 02, 2006

Army Builders Accept Blame Over Flooding - New York Times

Army Builders Accept Blame Over Flooding - New York Times: In a sweeping new study of the causes of the disaster in New Orleans last year, the Army Corps of Engineers concludes that the levees it built in the city were an incomplete patchwork of protection, containing flaws in design and construction and not built to handle a storm anywhere near the strength of Hurricane Katrina.

Be still my heart! A national-level organization that takes responsibility, even if after the fact, is so unique as to be a shock to the system! Now, if it would only make a damn bit of difference....
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