TANGIPAHOA PARISH, La. (WGNO) — After a tornado ripped through Tangipahoa Parish last month, the Small Business Administration is here to help businesses and residents get back on their feet.

On Tuesday, the SBA announced that low-interest disaster loans are available to those affected by February’s tornado. Residents in the following Louisiana parishes are encouraged to apply:

  • Jefferson
  • Livingston
  • St. Charles
  • St. Helena
  • St. John the Baptist
  • St. Tammany
  • Tangipahoa
  • Washington

“SBA’s mission-driven team stands ready to help Louisiana’s small businesses and residents impacted by the severe storms and a tornado,” Administrator iSABELLA cASILLAS Guzman. “We’re committed to providing federal disaster loans swiftly and efficiently, with a customer-centric approach to help businesses and communities recover and rebuild.”

For more information, visit the Disaster Loan Outreach Center at 12616 Jackson Street in Tangipahoa or call 800-659-2955.