The Restore Louisiana Task Force values the media’s part in keeping residents informed on the latest developments with flood relief and assistance programs. This page includes news releases and other important information for news media. If you’re a reporter and can’t find material or if you need an interview, please call our media contact, Shauna Sanford at 225-219-9313, or email us at

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Document Date/Time
Restore La. Program Speeds Up Progress, Aims to Help More Homeowners and Businesses Restore-La.-Program-Speeds-Up-Progress-Aims-to-Help-More-Homeowners-and-Businesses.pdf January 12th, 2018
Restore La. Task Force Meets Jan. 12 Restore_LA_Task_Force_Meets_Jan_12.pdf January 4th, 2018
Restore La. Now Serving All Qualified Homeowners Affected by 2016 Floods; Awards Top $122 Million RESTORE_Invites_complete_release_12-20-17_FINAL.pdf December 20th, 2017
Outreach Events Scheduled to Assist Flood-Impacted Homeowners RESTORE_Outreach_events_release_FINAL.pdf December 12th, 2017
Homeowners Invited to Restore La. Urged to Complete Applications RLTF_Applications_release.pdf November 21st, 2017
Restore La. Small Business Assistance Loan Amount Forgiveness Increases, Deadline Extended RLTF_smallbiz_extension_release_11_1_17_FINAL.docx November 2nd, 2017
Restore La. Program Warns of Scams Asking for Private Information RLTF_ScamAlert_release_10-30-17.pdf October 30th, 2017
Restore La. Homeowner Program Sees Significant Rise in Grant Award Numbers RLFT_10-27-post-meeting_release.pdf October 27th, 2017
Restore La. Task Force Agenda 10.27.17 Restore-Louisiana-Task-Force-Agenda-10-27-17-LD.pdf October 25th, 2017
Restore La. Task Force Meets Oct. 27 in Covington RLTF_10-27_premeeting_release_10-25-17_FINAL-.pdf October 25th, 2017