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MADISONVILLE, La. – Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $1,042,016 in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) grants for Louisiana disaster aid.

“Hurricane Laura battered Lake Charles, and Louisianians are still rebuilding. This $1 million will go toward the cost of demolition as Lake Charles works toward a full recovery,” said Kennedy.

The FEMA aid will fund the following:

  • $1,042,016 to Lake Charles, La. for emergency protective measures to demolish private structures that Hurricane Laura damaged.