The Restore Louisiana Task Force values the media’s part in keeping residents informed on the latest developments with flood relief and assistance programs. This page includes news releases and other important information for news media. If you’re a reporter and can’t find material or if you need an interview, please call our media contact, Shauna Sanford at 225-219-9313, or email us at

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Document Date/Time
Notice of Restore La. Task Force Meeting on September 25, 2018 Restore-LA-Task-Force-Meeting-Notice-9-25-18.pdf September 10th, 2018
Restore La. Program Expands Reimbursement Assistance for Homeowners Restore_La._Program_Expands_Reimbursement_Assistance_for_Homeowners.pdf July 13th, 2018
Notice of Restore La. Task Force Meeting on July 13, 2018 Restore_LA_Task_Force_Meeting_Notice_7_13_18.pdf June 12th, 2018
Gov. Edwards Updates Restore LA Task Force on Recovery Progress and $1.2 Billion in Federal Flood Protection Funding Gov.-Edwards-Updates-Restore-LA-Task-Force-on-Recovery-Progress-and-1.2-Billion-in-Federal-Flood-Protection-Funding.pdf April 13th, 2018
Gov. Edwards Requests Quick Interpretation of Federal Duplication of Benefits Fix Gov.-Edwards-Requests-Quick-Interpretation-of-Federal-Duplication-of-Benefits-Fix.pdf April 3rd, 2018
Application Deadline Set for Restore La. Small Business Program Application_Deadline_Set_for_Restore_La_Small_Business_Program.pdf January 25th, 2018
Restore La. Program Speeds Up Progress, Aims to Help More Homeowners and Businesses Restore-La.-Program-Speeds-Up-Progress-Aims-to-Help-More-Homeowners-and-Businesses.pdf January 12th, 2018
Restore La. Task Force Meets Jan. 12 Restore_LA_Task_Force_Meets_Jan_12.pdf January 4th, 2018
Restore La. Now Serving All Qualified Homeowners Affected by 2016 Floods; Awards Top $122 Million RESTORE_Invites_complete_release_12-20-17_FINAL.pdf December 20th, 2017
Outreach Events Scheduled to Assist Flood-Impacted Homeowners RESTORE_Outreach_events_release_FINAL.pdf December 12th, 2017