Watershed Projects Grant Program: Local and Regional - Round 1
The state is reviewing applications from local and regional public entities to access $100 million in anticipated federal funds for projects that will address immediate flood mitigation needs. The funding opportunity is part of the state’s proposed Action Plan to spend $1.2 billion in Community Development Block Grant Mitigation funds, pending the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s approval.
NOTICE OF FUNDING AVAILABILITY
View the notice of funding availability, or NOFA, to find out more about this round of projects funding. Click here to view frequently asked questions associated with this funding opportunity. If you have any questions, email email@example.com.
Please note that the deadline for submitting pre-applications was 3 p.m. Jan. 17. Applicants must have completed a pre-application before completing a full application for funding.
The state hosted in-person briefings in each watershed region to provide further information and answer questions from prospective applicants. In addition to these briefings, the state completed 37 technical assistance sessions held throughout Louisiana’s eight watershed regions. In response to information provided by the 241 attendees, the state extended the deadline to Jan. 17, 2020.
Regional briefing dates and resources are listed below:
Coordinating and Development District
4000 Viking Drive, Bossier City, LA 71111
Ouachita Parish Emergency Operations Center
1000 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe, LA 71292
New Orleans Regional Planning Commission
10 Veterans Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124
Calcasieu Parish Emergency Operations Center
901 Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70601
9200 Bluebonnet Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810
Miko Steak and Spirits
3011 Chata Hina Street, Jena, LA 71342