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WASHINGTON – Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $6,078,485 in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) grants for Louisiana disaster aid. 

“Hurricane Laura dealt southwest Louisiana a tough blow, but its people are as strong as ever. I’m glad to see this $6.1 million help Cameron Parish prepare for future storms by elevating at-risk structures,” said Kennedy.

The FEMA aid will fund the following:

  • $6,078,485 to Cameron Parish for the elevation of 25 flood-prone residential structures and resulting management costs.