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Building Back – Buyout Properties for Sale

07/25/2018 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Building Back – Buyout Properties for Sale The properties bought with CDBG grant funds from Hurricanes Gustav and Ike are being sold August 11th without reserve.  The parish purchased th...

Businesses are the Backbone of Recovery - Get a Plan

06/05/2018 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Businesses are the Backbone of Recovery FEMA Booklet Provides Survival Plan Guidance for all Disasters The SBA provides a series of checklists and toolkits. Though we generally focus this tim...

Business Checklist for Hurricane Safety

05/23/2018 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Business Checklist for Hurricane Safety Provided by the National Hurricane Survival Initiative Hurricane Preparedness Week may be over, but the season is just about to start.  A disturbance...

New Study Shows that Mitigation Can Provide $6 Benefit for Every $1 Spent

05/14/2018 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

New Study Shows that Mitigation Can Provide $6 Benefit for Every $1 Spent Flood mitigation goes beyond dollars and cents The benefits of mitigation cannot be overstated. Community leaders a...

A Look Back at 30 Years of Mitigation

04/17/2018 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

A Look Back at 30 Years of Mitigation Helping Communities Rebuild Stronger This year marks the 30-year anniversary since the Robert T. Stafford Act was amended to include funding for hazard mitiga...

Free Legal Help with Family Property

03/13/2018 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Free Legal Help with Family Property Many members of this community may live on property that has been passed down to them by a family member but have not completed the necessary legal steps to sec...

It is always a good time to get flood insurance

03/08/2018 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

It is always a good time to get flood insurance Terrebonne Parish is often under a threat from a natural or manmade flood event, and as community leaders, homeowners and business owners, we need to...

The National Flood Insurance Program - Back until February 8, 2018

01/23/2018 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

The National Flood Insurance Program  - Back until February 8, 2018 Reach Out to the Senators to Support Flood Insurance Act Today!   The National Flood Insurance Program is unde...

The National Flood Insurance Program Has Lapsed

01/22/2018 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

The National Flood Insurance Program Has Lapsed January 19, 2018 Prior Submitted Applications and Claims will Be Processed   The National Flood Insurance Program is under discussion in c...

Come Join LA SAFE at Rougarou Fest - Sat. Oct. 21, 2017

10/20/2017 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Louisiana's Strategic Adaptations for Future Environments (LA SAFE) will be hosting a booth at the annual Rougarou Fest. LA SAFE will be sharing draft strategies of projects with residents of Terr...

Surplus Real Property Auction Online October 6-9

09/26/2017 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Surplus Real Property Auction Online October 6-9, 2017 The Parish purchased storm damaged housing from residents with Community Block Grant Funding available after Hurricane Gustav.  These pr...

Good Earth Community Garden Neighborhood Meeting Sept 28th

09/26/2017 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Please note the announcement below regarding a neighborhood meeting about the proposed use of 4 of the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program buyout properties.  These properties can only be used for op...

Supply List for Those Returning to Flooded Homes

08/31/2017 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Supply List for Those Returning to Flooded Homes Many of Terrebonne residents will be all too familiar about what people might need after a flood to help the recovery on an individual or family lev...

Protecting Ourselves, Our Coast, and Our Culture

Protecting Ourselves, Our Coast, and Our Culture

06/01/2017 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Upcoming Events Protecting ourselves, our coast and our culture. What has been done, and what remains? This week LA SAFE and June 27th the Terrebonne Parish Coastal Day: LA SAFE commun...

LA SAFE Community Wide Meeting March 28, 2017

LA SAFE Community Wide Meeting March 28, 2017

03/24/2017 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Community Wide Meeting March 28, 2017 LA SAFE – Louisiana’s Strategic Adaptations for Future Environments   The Louisiana Office of Community Development and the Foundation f...

Call for Applications for Rental Elevations

02/20/2017 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Terrebonne Parish is taking applications from owners of rental units to elevate their year-round rentals.  Single family residences or duplexes are the primary target though greater units (based ...

Rental Elevations Available

01/05/2017 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Call for Applications for Rental Elevations Terrebonne Parish has been informed by the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) that $1.6M in Federal Emergen...

Elevation Programs Require Insurance - Now!

10/26/2016 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Elevation Programs Require Insurance - Now! Grant Applications Open Soon Get your insurance now   FEMA has been opening their applications in March or April to elevate, relocate, demo...

Proper Clean-up Following Flood Can Reduce Molds and Mildew and Lessen Health Risks

Proper Clean-up Following Flood Can Reduce Molds and Mildew and Lessen Health Risks

08/19/2016 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Donations have been requested for rubber boots, buckets, bleach, mops, paper towels, and other supplies for cleaning the thousands of homes affected by the recent flooding.  Below are some t...

Federal Aid Programs for the State of Louisiana

Federal Aid Programs for the State of Louisiana

08/19/2016 Posted to Recovery Assistance & Mitigation Planning  

Terrebonne was very lucky this last week with minimal damages from this historic flooding event.  However, loved ones or colleagues may have had significant damages.  Below are some reminder...

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