LOUISIANA (KLFY) – Congressman Clay Higgins announced today that FEMA is awarding $26 million to Louisiana for hurricane recovery efforts.

The reimbursement includes:

  • $3,654,302.40 to the Calcasieu Parish School Board for permanent repairs at Lewis Middle School in response to Hurricane Laura.
  • $22,477,432.50 to the Jeff Davis Electric Co-Op for transmission line restoration as a result of Hurricane Laura.

The funding was made available through the major disaster declaration for Hurricane Laura.