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WASHINGTON – Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $3,764,905 in a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) grant for Louisiana disaster aid. 

“Louisianians know the damage that flooding causes all too well. I’m grateful that this $3.8 million will help support upgrades to the Ascension Parish pump stations and levee system,” said Kennedy.

The FEMA aid will fund the following:

  • $3,764,905 to fund upgrades to the existing Marvin Braud Pump Station and levees.