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2016-05-03 17:16 - News Release

BATON ROUGE, La. – The mobile disaster recovery center in Oak Grove (West Carroll Parish) will transition to a fixed location beginning Wednesday, May 4. The mobile disaster recovery center will change locations on Tuesday, May 3 at 6 p.m. and then open at the following fixed address:West Carroll Parish School Board Building410 Willis St.Oak Grove, La.                                                                                

2016-05-02 15:19 - News Release

Baton Rouge, La. — Disaster Survivors from Caddo, St. Tammany and Calcasieu parishes who are rebuilding after the March 8 – April 8 severe storms and floods can receive free consultations with hazard mitigation advisors from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.The mitigation representatives will be available at Lowe’s in Slidell and Lowe’s in Sulphur from Monday, May 2 until Saturday, May 7.

2016-04-29 19:04 - News Release

BATON ROUGE, La. – The Winnsboro (Franklin Parish) disaster recovery center will close Saturday, April 30 at 6 p.m.The center is located at the following address:Franklin Parish Public Works Building8327 Highway 17Winnsboro, La.Louisiana disaster survivors in Winnsboro may still visit other centers to meet with recovery officials. For other locations go to fema.gov/disaster-recovery-centers or call 800-621-3362.

2016-04-29 12:19 - News Release

BATON ROUGE, La. – The Greensburg (St. Helena Parish) disaster recovery center will close Friday, April 29 at 6 p.m.The center is located at the following address: The Health Unit Building53 N. 2nd St.Greensburg, La.Louisiana disaster survivors in Greensburg may still visit other centers to meet with recovery officials. For other locations go to fema.gov/disaster-recovery-centers or call 800-621-3362.

2016-04-28 13:24 - News Release

BATON ROUGE, La. – The Merryville (Beauregard Parish) disaster recovery center will close Thursday, April 28, at 6 p.m.The center is located at the following address:Merryville Community Center3024 Pine St.Merryville, La.Louisiana disaster survivors in Merryville may still visit other centers to meet with recovery officials. For other locations go to fema.gov/disaster-recovery-centers or call 800-621-3362.

2016-04-28 13:14 - News Release

BATON ROUGE, La – Beginning May1, all disaster recovery centers, except the Monroe (Ouachita Parish) center will no longer be open on Sundays. All other centers will be open Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. for Louisiana disaster survivors.The Monroe disaster recovery center will remain open seven days a week with Sunday hours from noon to 5 p.m. at the following address:Monroe Civic Center401 Lea Joyner ExpresswayMonroe, La.                     

2016-04-26 14:33 - News Release

Baton Rouge, La. — Los sobrevivientes de la parroquia de Vernon que están reconstruyendo después de las severas inundaciones y tormentas de marzo, ahora pueden recibir asesoramiento gratuito de los especialistas de mitigación de riesgos de la Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias (FEMA, por sus siglas en inglés).

2016-04-26 14:22 - News Release

BATON ROUGE, La. – El Centro de Recuperación por Desastre (DRC, por sus siglas en inglés) en Ringgold, Parroquia de Bienville, cerrará sus puertas el martes 26 de abril a las 6:00 p.m. El DRC está localizado en la siguiente dirección:Bienville Courthouse Annex 2145 Mill St.Ringgold, La.

2016-04-26 14:10 - News Release

Baton Rouge, La. — Disaster Survivors from Vernon Parish who are rebuilding after the March 8 – April 8 severe storms and floods can receive a free consultation with hazard mitigation specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The mitigation representatives will be available at Lowe’s Home Improvement in Leesville from Tuesday, April 26 until Saturday, April 30.

2016-04-26 14:07 - News Release

BATON ROUGE, La. – The Ringgold (Bienville Parish) disaster recovery center will close Tuesday, April 26, at 6 p.m.The center is located at the following address:Bienville Courthouse Annex2145 Mill St.Ringgold, La.Louisiana disaster survivors in Ringgold may still visit other centers to meet with recovery officials. For other locations go to fema.gov/disaster-recovery-centers or call 800-621-3362.