LOUISIANA: Infrastructure Aid Tallied

Watts, Jim
April 2008
Bond Buyer;4/17/2008, Vol. 364 Issue 32836, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports on the $6.4 billion financial aid granted to Louisiana, which was distributed by the federal government to Gulf Coast states and local governments for the repair and replacement of public infrastructure damaged by hurricanes Katrina and Rita. The public assistance program of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) reimburses state and local governments for funds used to repair or replace roads, bridges and other public works.


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