We have many politicians that ignore rants from their people. We have officials in the system that shut down once they feel the people are just ranting or when to many complaints are voiced about issues. It's important to have a rant or two or three after a disaster. If you don't feel taken advantage of, mistrust, ignored, alone, you've never been in a disaster.
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Louisiana playing the insiders game taking disaster funds from the taxpayers and giving it to it's contractors
2:30 minute read.
Nationally we are seeing just how simple it is to take back funds allocated to help during a disaster. From a federal level all the way down to state levels, disaster allocations are always looked at as a pot of gold for local government as long as they..
HUD Grantee state of Louisiana denies Retiree Reimbursement for reconstruction for not following HUD policy
3:56 minute read.
HUD Grantee the State of Louisiana denied a retiree any reimbursement for rebuilding their home to city and parish codes regarding Base Flood Elevation months before the HUD Grantee LRHAP released policy and guidelines for reconstruction of flooded homes.
Full repair reimbursement plus SBA payoff leaves many Low to Moderate income families with nothing
6:1 minute read.
Louisiana Task Force made up of individuals that represented the people voted last Friday, July 13, 2018 to hold 683 million in HUD CDBG-DR funds until Congress and HUD allow funds to be granted to SBA Disaster Loan recipients.
Louisiana Homeowners Assistance Task Force steps beyond bounds of all past Task Force members of any disaster
7:35 minute read.
Do you know how much authority your Louisiana Task Force has over your HUD CDBG-DR Disaster Relief grant funds? Quite a lot, according to the Action Plan Amendment 9 published in the Louisiana OCD-DRU website.
Louisiana Flood Victims fear losing HUD CDBG-DR Grant funds if they speak out about the Restore.LA.Gov Program
17:18 minute read.
Its 2018 fear and ignorance of what state employees can and can not do fills the hot humid air here in the state of Louisiana. You've seen the pictures, the piss po southern sitting in a chair on an old porch that looks like it's about to collapse.
Why some states will never learn how to handle disasters.
1:16 minute read.
Rebuilding your states infrastructure each time it is damaged by storms makes your state a real storm chaser. Don't plan ahead and build a resilient infrastructure. Wait for the next big one to rip your state apart then go begging for money to rebuild.
Read Successful Rebuilding efforts after your flood not political garbage
2:32 minute read.
When I read that the Mayor of Denham Springs was speaking with politicians in Texas about what Denham Springs did after the storm I thought it was interesting that anyone would listen to a Mayor of a city that is failing more than every after.