|Posted on 7/10/2018 6:05:00 PM.|
Governor John Bel Edwards is asking the Restore Flood task to expand the 2016 flood recovery grant program to expand grant reimbursement eligibility to 100 percent, up from the current 50 percent.
|2016 floods, John Bel Edwards, Louisiana, grants, 2018, recovery|
|Posted on 8/22/2016 1:52:00 PM.|
It’s estimated it will take at least one year to recover from the historic floods. That’s according to LSU Economist Jim Richardson who says Livingston Parish, which was the hardest hit, will need a while to get back to some kind of normalcy.
|Jim Richardson, The Great Flood 2016, Livingston Parish, flooding, recovery|
|Posted on 8/18/2016 3:39:00 PM.|
Flood relief efforts continue throughout south Louisiana. Governor John Bel Edwards says we are transitioning into recovery very quickly. He says disaster food stamps will be available in 7 of the affected parishes starting Monday.
|John Bel Edwards, #laflood, recovery, disaster food stamps|