June 14, 2019

Gov. Edwards’ Statement on HUD’s Duplication of Benefits Guidance

Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards issued the following statement about HUD’s unofficial guidance on duplication of benefits, which was...

May 2, 2019

Gov. Edwards’ Statement on Recent Announcement Regarding Fix to SBA Loan Duplication of Benefits Issue

Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards released a statement on the recent announcement regarding the federal Duplication of Benefits (DOB) penalty...

February 25, 2019

Restore La. Hammond Housing Assistance Center to Reduce Hours Starting March 12

Today, the Office of Community Development announced that the Restore Louisiana Housing Assistance Center in Hammond will reduce hours of...

February 15, 2019

Restore La. Task Force Approves Reallocation of Recovery Funding and Sets Deadline for Buyout Program

Today, the Restore Louisiana Task Force met in Baton Rouge and approved a resolution for an action plan amendment to reallocate disaster...

February 11, 2019

Restore La. Task Force Meets Feb. 15 In Baton Rouge

State Still Awaiting HUD Guidance on SBA Loans The Restore Louisiana Task Force will meet at 9 a.m. Friday, Feb. 15 in House Committee Room...

December 3, 2018

Office of Community Development Launches Restore La. Buyout and Resilient Housing Incentive Program

Today, the Office of Community Development launched a new buyout and resilient housing incentive program designed to move Louisiana...

November 27, 2018

Gov. Edwards Requests Update from White House on DOB Fix

Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards sent a letter to President Donald J. Trump requesting an update on the state’s waiver request to...

October 25, 2018

Restore La. Lafayette and Monroe Housing Assistance Centers to Scale Back Hours starting Nov. 28

Today, the Office of Community Development announced that the Restore Louisiana Housing Assistance Centers in Lafayette and Monroe will...

October 15, 2018

Deadline Approaching to Complete Restore La. Homeowner Assistance Program Survey

The deadline to complete the Restore Louisiana Homeowner Assistance Program survey is this Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. This is the last...

October 5, 2018

Gov. Edwards Submits Waiver Request to President Trump for SBA Duplication of Benefits Fix

BATON ROUGE – Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards submitted a letter to President Donald J. Trump requesting a waiver of any requirements to...