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
Homeowners Invited to Restore La. Urged to Complete Applications RLTF_Applications_release.pdf November 21st, 2017
Restore La. Small Business Assistance Loan Amount Forgiveness Increases, Deadline Extended RLTF_smallbiz_extension_release_11_1_17_FINAL.docx November 2nd, 2017
Restore La. Program Warns of Scams Asking for Private Information RLTF_ScamAlert_release_10-30-17.pdf October 30th, 2017
Restore La. Homeowner Program Sees Significant Rise in Grant Award Numbers RLFT_10-27-post-meeting_release.pdf October 27th, 2017
Restore La. Task Force Agenda 10.27.17 Restore-Louisiana-Task-Force-Agenda-10-27-17-LD.pdf October 25th, 2017
Restore La. Task Force Meets Oct. 27 in Covington RLTF_10-27_premeeting_release_10-25-17_FINAL-.pdf October 25th, 2017
Oct. 31 Deadline Approaching for Restore La. Small Business Program RLTF_smallbiz_deadline-reminder_release_10_13_17_v1.pdf October 17th, 2017
Loan Amounts Increase, Deadline In Place for Small Business Assistance Program RLTF_smallbiz_deadline_release_10_4_17_FINAL3.pdf October 4th, 2017
Restore La. Program Adjusting for Impact from Texas, Fla. Storms RLFT_9-22_meeting_release.pdf September 22nd, 2017
Restore La. Task Force Meets Sept. 22 at Abbeville Library RLTF_9-22_premeeting_release.pdf September 19th, 2017