• Road Traveled How to work the National Flood Insurance Program to REDUCE Homeowner Recovery DEBT.
    Murray Wennerlund

    This is a series of posts that Ill be sharing designed to maximize your recovery by careful planning and knowing what to do and when to do it.

  • eGrantsPlus 4.2 Restore Louisiana Homeowner Assistance Program Grant Policy Changes side by side view
    Contributor

    eGrants Award Instructions dont change often but when they do you need to know what changed and you need to read your grant instructions. You may not be aware of all the policy rule changes that may place you as ineligible anytime during your recovery.

  • Dec 15 2017 ...what do you think the odds are of DC granting us relief from the SBA loan...
    Contributor

    In a short quick email just after Congressman Graves announced his first failed attempt at fixing the SBA issue we have the State of Louisiana OCD-DRU and a Task Force member who asked the odds of Washington D.C. helping on this issue. Researched Emails

  • Email Discussion of Cong. Graves letter to Gov Edwards re: Comite River Diversion Canal
    Contributor

    When Paul Sawyer Chief of Staff at Congressman Garret Graves asks if any FEMA Hazard Mitigation Grant Program Funds or any HUD Community Development Block Grant funds can be used on the Congressmans Comite Diversion Canal the efforts are great.

  • One legged amputee told by State Office of Community Development you will have no wheelchair walkway to home.
    Murray Wennerlund

    Misty Hopkins received a HUD CDBG-DR Grant for the replacement of her condemned old manufactured home. The new MHU was setup, but the location is 280 feet from any surface she can navigate with her wheelchair. Restore Louisiana says No to wheelchair path.

  • Question FEMA and your states Emergency Management people about applying for SBA Loans.
    Murray Wennerlund

    HUD CDBG-DR Grants will help you with your long term recovery and not add to your current household debt like an SBA Disaster Loan would. Loans from the SBA have to be repaid if taking by a homeowner. Grants do not have to be repaid. Learn the truth.

  • Engineering: Calculate your Allowable Stress Design (ASD) Load Combinations
    Murray Wennerlund

    Design Loads for Residential Buildings.

  • Restore Louisiana contractor IEM denies homeowners elevation costs in Construction Payment process
    Murray Wennerlund

    In the state of Louisiana homeowners required to reconstruct and elevate have had an on going battle with select IEM managers about the proper methods of handling the financing. To date, not a single homeowner in this group has been able to finalize.

  • Mr. Murray Wennerlund Restore Louisiana Public Comments Feb. 12, 2019 LA state capitol
    Murray Wennerlund

    Speaking out during the Public Comment period for Action Plan Amendment 11 with focus on "Seed" funding of state projects from Homeowners Assistance grant funds which US Taxpayers funded.

  • September 28, 2016 RESTORE LOUISIANA TASK FORCE MINUTES
    Contributor

    Louisiana State Capitol, House Committee Room 5