• St. Tammany Parish Awarded Funding to Support Resiliency Project at Safe Haven Campus

    Read more at stpgov.org.  St. Tammany Parish Awarded Funding to Support Resiliency Project at Safe Haven Campus Pat Brister, St. Tammany Parish President, announced that St. Tammany Parish Government has been awarded funding to support a resiliency project on the Safe Haven Campus, through the Louisiana’s Strategic Adaptations for Future Environments (LA SAFE) initiative. The […]

  • 10 projects across southeast Louisiana to get money under flood-risk program

    Read more on theadvocate.com BY FAIMON A. ROBERTS III | FROBERTS@THEADVOCATE.COM APR 20, 2018 – 4:52 PM A stormwater diversion in Mandeville, a mental health and substance abuse program in Plaquemines Parish and a wetlands educational center in Jefferson Parish. Those projects may not have much else in common, but they were announced Friday as […]

  • LA SAFE funds Airline Highway, Main Street help

    Read more on lobservateur.com. By Brooke Robichaux Published 12:13 am Wednesday, April 25, 2018 LAPLACE — Throughout the past year, St. John the Baptist Parish residents met to discuss and vote on proposed projects to protect the community from future land loss and coastal flood risk. Developed through Louisiana’s Strategic Adaptations for Future Environments in […]

  • Daily Comet – Editor’s Opinion: Why I like these four flood projects

    Read the entire article at the dailycomet.com By Keith Magill Executive Editor  Posted Apr 22, 2018 at 1:01 AM State officials and planners made some good choices in selecting four projects aimed at helping Terrebonne and Lafourche residents adapt as the Gulf of Mexico encroaches. Gov. John Bel Edwards and officials with the La Safe program announced the projects Friday after roughly 18 […]