February 1, 2017

Office of Community Development to Hold Second ‘Road Show’ Tour

The state Office of Community Development has again scheduled a series of public meetings for Louisiana’s regions that were impacted by...

January 31, 2017

Task Force Meets in Youngsville Feb. 3

The Restore Louisiana Task Force is scheduled to meet in Lafayette Parish at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 3 at the Youngsville Sports Complex...

January 20, 2017

Task Force Approves Plans for $1.2 Billion Appropriation

The Restore Louisiana Task Force unanimously approved three resolutions at its Jan. 20 meeting that direct $1.2 billion in federal flood...

January 18, 2017

Free Legal Help Available for Homeowners in Ascension, EBR, Livingston With Title Problems

The nonprofit Louisiana Appleseed Network has organized an event to provide free legal help for homeowners in Ascension, East Baton Rouge...

January 17, 2017

Task Force Set to Consider Proposal for $1.2 Billion Flood Appropriation

The Restore Louisiana Task Force is scheduled to meet at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 20 at the Livingston Parish Governmental Building at...

January 11, 2017

Next Task Force Meeting Set for Jan. 20

The next Restore Louisiana Task Force meeting is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. in Livingston. The meeting, which will be streamed online, will...

January 9, 2017

OCD Outlines Homeowner Assistance Plan Proposed for $1.2 Billion Appropriation

The Governor’s Office of Community Development Executive Director Pat Forbes appeared at the Baton Rouge Press Club on Monday, Jan. 9 to...

January 6, 2017

Gov. Edwards Provides Updates on Flood Relief Appropriations

Gov. John Bel Edwards says the Office of Community Development submitted its final plan for an initial $438 million flood-relief...

January 6, 2017

ADVISORY: Jan. 6 Task Force Meeting Cancelled, Gov. Edwards to Offer Remarks to Media

The Restore Louisiana Task Force has cancelled its Jan. 6 meeting due to weather conditions. Gov. John Bel Edwards, who was scheduled to...

January 3, 2017

Gov. Edwards to Attend Jan. 6 Meeting, Discuss Plans for $1.2 Billion Funding

Gov. John Bel Edwards will attend the Restore Louisiana Task Force meeting on Friday, Jan. 6 in Livingston to discuss the state’s plan...