USACE to Investigate if New Orleans Levees Deflected Isaac’s Floodwaters into Neighboring Areas

“At the urging of residents who have long felt forgotten in the shadow of more densely populated New Orleans, the Army Corps of Engineers says it will look into whether the city’s fortified defenses pushed floodwaters provoked by Hurricane Isaac into outlying areas.”

This could get interesting.

U.S. Corps of Engineers to study levee improvements’ impact on New Orleans neighborhoods