Louisiana Technical College will get $2 million for Slidell campus

Jan. 14, 2008
FEMA pledges funds to aid flooded campus

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has pledged $2.2 million to replace the ruined contents of Louisiana Technical College's Slidell campus, which has been closed since Hurricane Katrina. The money will go toward replacing furniture and equipment for the college's culinary, nursing, welding, automotive, drafting and computer technology programs. The items were destroyed after the storm inundated the campus with more than 7 feet of water.

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