|Posted on 4/10/2017 6:24:00 PM.|
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has granted Louisiana access to start dispensing $1.6 billion to flooded homeowners in federal aid. Deputy Chief of Staff for the Governor Julie Baxter Payer says this will finally allow the state to move forward with recovery plans.
|HUD, flood recovery, Homeowner Assistance Program, Julie Baxter Payer|
|Posted on 2/17/2017 10:21:00 AM.|
The US Department of Housing and Urban Development has approved the state’s plan for spending the first $438 million approved for Louisiana flood recovery. The governor’s Deputy Chief of Staff Julie Baxter Payer says the next step is for HUD to do grant agreements and open a line of credit for the state.
|Julie Baxter Payer, HUD, flood recovery, federal assistance|
|Posted on 1/21/2017 4:02:00 PM.|
Homelessness in Louisiana is down 68% over the last seven years. That’s according to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s yearly Point-in-Time count.
Louisiana Housing Corporation Executive Director Keith Cunningham credits this decrease to hard work by his agency to help individuals living on the street.
|Homelessness, HUD, Louisiana Housing Corporation, Keith Cunningham|