Will The 17th Street Pump Station Make New Orleans Safer From Flooding?

It’s a $615 million dollar water pumping machine. And the goal is to make New Orleans safer if there’s ever another flood like the one after Hurricane Katrina. WGNO News with a Twist features guy Wild Bill Wood chats with one of the chiefs in charge of the pump project, US Army Corps of Engineers Deputy Commander, Lt. Col Austin Appleton.