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By Tom Fitton
New photos confirm the attack's coordination and its cover-up
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Sandy Rosenthal
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.
"The good news is that the Corps of Engineers has done an about-face in its sense of urgency," said Sandy Rosenthal, the executive director of Levees.Org, a citizens group formed after Katrina that's waged numerous battles with the corps. "By their actions, words and deeds, it looks like they are doing everything they can to meet their deadline."