Birds Point Levee

Bird’s Point Levee Scheduled for Completion

Jul 24, 2012
Wikimedia Commons

The Army Corps of Engineers says the Bird’s Point Levee in southeast Missouri will be back to its former size by the end of the year. 

Birds Point Constructi​on Delayed

Jun 19, 2012

Restoring the Birds Point-New Madrid Levee to its original height may take a little more time.

Bird's Point Levee Contracts Awarded

Jun 1, 2012

Three companies have been awarded up to $20 million in contacts to repair the Bird's Point Levee. The levee was blow last year to prevent flooding in Fulton County, Kentucky and Cairo, Illinois. 

Study Shows Corp Correct to Blow Levee

Apr 12, 2012
WSIU Radio

A new study suggests the Army Corps of Engineers made the right decision when it blew up the Birds Point-New Madrid levee last year.