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Topic - Robert A. Sinkler
Five years after Hurricane Katrina flooded more than 80 percent of this city, the Army Corps of Engineers says billions of dollars of work has made the city much safer and many of its defenses could withstand a storm as strong as the deadly 2005 hurricane.
"This could handle Hurricane Katrina's storm surge if Hurricane Katrina followed the same path it did during 2005," said Col. Robert A. Sinkler, the corps official in charge of levee work, as his boat cruised by a massive dam-like wall being built across two miles of open water and marsh near New Orleans' Lower 9th Ward.