March 29, 2017

Restore La. Task Force to Meet March 31 in Shreveport

The Restore Louisiana Task Force will meet on Friday, March 31 at the Shreveport Government Plaza at 505 Travis St. in Shreveport. The...

March 17, 2017

Task Force Updated on Several Flood-Relief Programs

The Restore Louisiana Task Force met on Friday, March 17 at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales. Local leaders detailed how Ascension...

March 16, 2017

Applying for the Restore Louisiana Homeowner Assistance Program

The assistance program for homeowners affected by the 2016 floods is expected to open in April. We’ve outlined how the program will work...

March 15, 2017

Task Force Meets in Gonzales on March 17

The Restore Louisiana Task Force will meet on Friday, March 17 at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales. The meeting starts at 9:30 a.m....

February 24, 2017

Task Force Meets in Baton Rouge Feb. 24

At its Feb. 24 meeting in Baton Rouge, the Restore Louisiana Task Force heard details on next steps in the state’s action plan for...

February 17, 2017

State Receives Final Approval on Initial Flood Relief Appropriation

Gov. John Bel Edwards’ Office of Community Development has received final approval from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban...

February 6, 2017

FEMA Grants Gov. Edwards’ Request for NFIP Claims-Filing Extension

Gov. John Bel Edwards says the Federal Emergency Management Agency granted his request to extend by 90 days the proof-of-loss deadline for...

February 3, 2017

Task Force, OCD Hear Comments on $1.2 Billion Flood Appropriation Action Plan

At its Feb. 3 meeting in Lafayette Parish, the Restore Louisiana Task Force heard details and public comments on the state Office of...

February 3, 2017

Update on Communications With Federal Officials

Gov. John Bel Edwards and his Office of Community Development have sent several important requests to federal officials this week in an...

February 2, 2017

Feb. 3 Task Force Agenda Posted

The agenda for the Feb. 3 Restore Louisiana Task Force meeting in Youngsville has been added to the Recovery Resources section....