June 30, 2017

$43 Million Small Business Loan Program Opens for All Affected Businesses July 1

The Restore Louisiana Small Business Assistance Program opens July 1 for all flood-impacted Louisiana businesses that meet eligibility...

June 30, 2017

State Unveils Farm Recovery Grant Program for 2016 Floods

Farmers and ranchers in 51 Louisiana parishes could be eligible for $10 million recovery grant money as a result of the flood events in...

June 23, 2017

Housing Assistance Centers Opened

Housing assistance centers in Lafayette, Hammond, Monroe and Baton Rouge are open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Program...

June 14, 2017

$43 Million Small Business Loan Program Open for ‘Essential Services’ Only Until June 30

The Restore Louisiana Small Business Assistance Program is open for flood-impacted local businesses that provide essential goods or...

June 9, 2017

Task Force Approves Resolution for $51 Million Appropriation

At its June 9 meeting, the Restore Louisiana Task Force unanimously approved a resolution that makes recommendations to Gov. John Bel...

June 6, 2017

Restore Louisiana Task Force Meets June 9

The Restore Louisiana Task Force meets at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, June 9 in House Committee Room 1 at the state Capitol. The meeting will be...

June 5, 2017

Public Comment Period Opening on Plan to Extend Housing for Flood Survivors

Gov. John Bel Edwards’ Office of Community Development will be accepting public comments on an action plan amendment that allocates...

May 31, 2017

Gov. Edwards Visits Restore La. Housing Assistance Center in Baton Rouge

Gov. John Bel Edwards visited a housing assistance center in Baton Rouge on May 31, as the Restore Louisiana Homeowner Assistance Program...

May 22, 2017

Applications Open May 26 for Loan Program Targeting Flood-Impacted Small Businesses

Gov. John Bel Edwards’ Office of Community Development opened the loan application process on May 26 for small businesses and nonprofits...

May 12, 2017

Environmental Reviews, Applications Begin in Homeowner Assistance Program

At its meeting on Friday, May 12 at the state Capitol, the Restore Louisiana Task Force received updates on substantial progress being made...