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September 6, 2017

Gov. Edwards Asks Congress to Fix Duplication of Benefits Issue in Funding Bill

Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards sent a letter to leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate requesting that Congress...

August 18, 2017

Restore La. Task Force Agrees to Expand Assistance to Homeowners with Flood Insurance and Increase Reimbursement Awards

At its meeting on Friday, Aug. 18, the Restore Louisiana Task Force unanimously approved Gov. John Bel Edwards’ request to expand the...

August 16, 2017

Restore La. Task Force Meets Aug. 18: Panel to Consider Governor’s Request to Expand Homeowner Assistance

The Restore Louisiana Task Force meets at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 18 in Denham Springs. The meeting will be held at Family Life Center at...

August 10, 2017

Public Comment Period Opens for Proposed Changes to State Flood Recovery Plan

Gov. John Bel Edwards’ Office of Community Development opens a 14-day public comment period on Friday, Aug. 11 regarding proposed changes...

August 3, 2017

More Outreach Dates Announced for Flood-Impacted Homeowners

 The Restore Louisiana Homeowner Assistance Program has added outreach events for August. Program representatives will be available to...

July 31, 2017

Restore La. Begins Statewide Survey for Flood-Impacted Small Businesses

The Restore Louisiana program has launched a survey for small businesses affected by the March and August 2016 floods. The small business...

July 25, 2017

Restore La. Housing Assistance Centers Host Open House Events

Restore Louisiana hosts another round of open house events in late July and early August to assist homeowners impacted by the March and...

July 21, 2017

Additional Farm Recovery Grant Program Meetings Scheduled, Applications Open

Six outreach meetings are scheduled for north Louisiana agricultural producers to discuss guidelines and the application process for...

July 20, 2017

Restore Louisiana Conducts Door-to-Door Outreach to Help Flood-Impacted Homeowners

Staff members will wear official Restore La. vests and name badges and will record information on computer tablets. The Restore Louisiana...

July 14, 2017

More than 7,000 Homeowners Moving Through Restore La. Assistance Program

Nearly 7,500 flood-impacted homeowners are in the process of receiving help with construction or reimbursement checks through Louisiana’s...