National Dislocated Worker Grant

US Department of Labor announces up to $1.7M to help recovery, clean-up efforts after March 2016 storms, flooding in Louisiana.

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Labor Chris Lu announced today in Baton Rouge that the department would provide a National Dislocated Worker Grant for up to nearly $1.7 million to the state’s Workforce Commission to create temporary jobs to assist recovery and clean-up after severe storms and flooding in the state’s northern parishes in March 2016. Of the $1,699,317 announced today, $1 million will be released initially.

More information can be found at:  National Dislocated Worker Grant — Louisiana (4/12/2016)