October 30, 2017

Restore La. Program Warns of Scams Asking for Private Information

Gov. John Bel Edwards’ Office of Community Development warns residents of telephone scams in which callers ask flood-impacted families to...

October 27, 2017

Restore La. Homeowner Program Sees Significant Rise in Grant Award Numbers

Gov. John Bel Edwards’ Office of Community Development reports a significant increase in the number of awards made to flood-impacted...

October 25, 2017

Restore La. Task Force Meets Oct. 27 in Covington

The Restore Louisiana Task Force meets at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 27 at the Covington City Council chambers at 222 E. Kirkland St. in...

October 17, 2017

Oct. 31 Deadline Approaching for Restore La. Small Business Program

Gov. John Bel Edwards’ Office of Community Development reminds small businesses that the deadline to apply for a loan through the...

October 4, 2017

Loan Amounts Increase, Deadline In Place for Small Business Assistance Program

Gov. John Bel Edwards’ Office of Community Development has made two important changes to the Restore Louisiana Small Business Program,...

September 22, 2017

Restore La. Program Adjusting for Impact from Texas, Fla. Storms

9/29 article update: Gov. Edwards Authorizes Hiring More Home Inspectors   Gov. John Bel Edwards’ Office of Community Development...

September 19, 2017

Restore La. Task Force Meets Sept. 22 at Abbeville Library

The Restore Louisiana Task Force meets at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 22 at the Vermilion Parish Library branch in Abbeville at 405 E. St....

September 8, 2017

HUD Extends Reimbursement Period for Restore La. Homeowner Program

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has agreed to extend by one year the eligible reimbursement period for the Restore...

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...