Mayor Broome announces recovery resources for EBR residents

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BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- Mayor Sharon Weston Broome wants East Baton Rouge Parish residents to apply for disaster assistance.

EBR is currently approved for:

  • Individual Assistance
  • Expedited Rental Assistance
  • Critical Needs Assistance
  • Transitional Sheltering Assistance
  • Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (DSNAP)
  • Generator and Chainsaw reimbursement

Residents should apply for disaster assistance through FEMA by visiting disasterassistance.gov or by calling (800) 621-3362; TTY: (800) 242-7585. 

“My prayers are with our residents who were significantly impacted by Hurricane Ida. We are here to serve and assist on the path to recovery. As you recover, I encourage you to take a moment to utilize disaster recovery resources available to you.” said Mayor Broome.

East Baton Rouge Parish residents can visit brla.gov/recovery for more recovery resources. 

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