Corps adopts master plan for spillway recreation

Published 12:00 am Monday, December 14, 1998

By LEONARD GRAY / L’Observateur / December 14, 1998

NORCO – From time to time, the Bonnet Carre Spillway fulfills its purpose and becomes a man-made channel for river water to be diverted into Lake Pontchartrain, relieving flood-strained levees.