Flood control still a dream for the Mississippi Delta

March 06, 2012 | By DAMIEN SCHIFF

Today we received a disappointing decision from the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in Board of Mississippi Levee Commissioners v. Environmental Protection Agency.  PLF attorneys represent the Board in its challenge to EPA’s veto, under the Clean Water Act, of the Yazoo Backwater Project, an important flood control project to be located in th ...