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Document Date/Time
Restore La. Task Force Agrees to Expand Assistance to Homeowners with Flood Insurance and Increase Reimbursement Awards August 18th, 2017
Agenda for Aug. 18 Meeting RLTF_8-18_meeting_agenda.pdf August 17th, 2017
Task Force Meets Aug. 18 RLFT_8-18_premeeting_release_8-16-17_FINAL3.pdf August 16th, 2017
Notice of Aug. 8 Task Force Meeting RLTF_8-18_meeting_notice_8-10-17.pdf August 10th, 2017
Restore La. Begins Statewide Survey for Flood-Impacted Small Businesses RLTF_Small_Biz_release_7-28-17_FINAL.pdf July 31st, 2017
July 14 Task Force Meeting Release RLTF_7-14_meeting_release.pdf July 14th, 2017
Restore Louisiana Task Force Agenda 7.14.17 Restore-Louisiana-Task-Force-Agenda-7-14-17-LD3.pdf July 13th, 2017
Housing Assistance Centers Open, Outreach Scheduled for Flood-Impacted Homeowners Restore_HAC_Outreach_-Release_6-23-17.pdf June 23rd, 2017
$43 Million Small Business Loan Program Open for ‘Essential Services’ Only Until June 30 RLTF_SmallBusinessProgram_Followuprelease_6-14-171.pdf June 14th, 2017
Restore La. Task Force 6-9-17 Meeting Agenda Restore-Louisiana-Task-Force-Agenda-6-9-17.pdf June 8th, 2017