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Higgins Announces Over $50M for Debris Removal in Calcasieu Parish

January 21, 2021
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Clay Higgins (R-LA) announced today that FEMA will award $50,782,500 to the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury for debris removal operations in response to Hurricane Laura.
 
Congressman Higgins issued the following statement:

“Hurricanes Laura and Delta devastated Southwest Louisiana. Recovery operations are ongoing, including the removal and proper disposal of significant debris. This investment supports those recovery efforts and provides much-needed federal assistance. I will continue working to ensure South Louisiana has every resource necessary to rebuild and recover.”