American Bottom Conservancy http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Corps Sued Over Access To Information About Metro East Levee Repair Project http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/corps-sued-over-access-information-about-metro-east-levee-repair-project <p>A Metro East environmental advocacy group is suing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers over access to information about the Southwestern Illinois levees and plans to repair them.</p><p>In the suit filed today in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, the American Bottom Conservancy (ABC) said the Corps had repeatedly failed to respond to federal Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests.</p><p>The suit is seeking an injunction from the court to compel the Corps to comply with the Act.</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2012 22:38:40 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 5051 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Corps Sued Over Access To Information About Metro East Levee Repair Project