Disaster Assistance

New weekend hours for some disaster recovery centers

BATON ROUGE – Several disaster recovery centers in Louisiana are adjusting their weekend schedules from this weekend. At the center, Hurricane Ida survivors can get help with FEMA disaster assistance requests, download documents, and get answers to their questions about federal disaster assistance. All disaster recovery centers will remain open …

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Senate Passes Bill with Kennedy Measure Allowing Louisiana to Channel COVID Relief Funds to Disaster Recovery and Infrastructure – Press Releases

Watch Kennedy’s comments here. WASHINGTON – The Senate passed the State, Local Government, Tribal and Territory Flexibility, Infrastructure and Disaster Relief Act, co-sponsored by Senator John Kennedy (R-La.). The bill, S. 3011, would allow state governments to use unspent pandemic relief funds under the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) State …

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