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Harvey company gets corps levee contract

5 years ago October 01, 2009 Oct 1, 2009 Thursday, October 01 2009 Thursday, October 01, 2009 6:34:18 AM CDT in News
Source: Associated Press

The U.S.Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $9 million contract to Buck Town Contractors of Harvey to enlarge a levee and replace a floodwall in St. Charles Parish.

The corps said the projects, running from Cross Bayou to St. Rose, will reduce the risk of storm-driven flooding.

The company will begin work this month. Both projects are expected to be completed in early 2010.

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