New Orleans Wastewater Facilities

In 1992, Mayor Sidney Barthelemy signed a 5-year contract with Veolia Water North America to manage New Orleans’ wastewater facilities and to ensure compliance with ever evolving Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations. The public-private partnership contract signed by former Mayor Barthelemy was the beginning of a relationship that provided the expertise and resources to help New Orleans’ wastewater infrastructure quickly rebound from Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Read More at Ncppp