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Recovery & Advocacy

Restore Louisiana Task Force

restore la logo1The Restore Louisiana Task Force is creating federally-funded grant/loan program to small businesses to promote long-term recovery.  The latest figures indicate more than $3 billion in economic losses to businesses and agriculture in Louisiana as a result of the flood.  As you know, Congress approved an initial $400 million in relief for Louisiana in September and has since approved an additional $1.2 billion. Based on the initial allocation, roughly $12 million so far is proposed by the Task Force to help mostly small businesses. There are three components of the plan: a loan/grant program for non-construction related expenses; technical assistance; and bridge loans backed by the state.

Currently zero interest loan applications with a 20% forgivable portion are being accepted.  Criteria for the loan / grant program can be found at the Restore Louisiana Task Force website.  View the links below for additional resources:


View Public Presentation Here 

Complete State Report Here 

Restore Louisiana Facebook Page

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