HURRICANE IDA RECOVERY

The South Louisiana Economic Council has been working diligently to understand the impacts on businesses across our region following Hurricane Ida. We understand the path forward will be one met with challenges; however, as our people always have, we will persevere.

BAYOU BACK TO BUSINESS

We are announcing the launch of BAYOU BACK TO BUSINESS. In Phase 1 of this recovery program, we want to assist our businesses in getting back up and running. To alert SLEC of any needs you have to get your business back up and running, please complete an inquiry here or call our office at 985.448.4485.


HURRICANE IDA  RESOURCES

POWER UPDATES

Entergy Hurricane Ida Updates

Entergy Restoration Timelines

Entergy Outage Maps

SLECA Updates (Facebook)

TPCG Utilities


CABLE/INTERNET UPDATES

Verizon

AT&T

Spectrum

Eatel

Vision Communications


SBA LOCATIONS

LAFOURCHE PARISH

MONDAY-TUESDAY-WEDNESDAY

SLEC Offices – Babington Hall

322 Audubon Avenue/NSU – Thibodaux, LA 70301

9:00am – 5:30pm

[must be signed in by 3pm]

THURSDAY – FRIDAY

Callais Office Supply

14402 W Main St – Cut Off, LA 70345

9:00am – 4:00pm

[must be signed in by 3pm]

TERREBONNE PARISH

THURSDAY-FRIDAY-SATURDAY

East Houma Public Library – Meeting Room

778 Grand Caillou Rd – Houma, LA 70363

Thursday: 9:00am – 5:30pm

Friday and Saturday: 9:00am-4:30pm

[must be signed in by 3pm]


OTHER RESOURCES

SLEC/SBA Webinar — 09/11/2021

Louisiana Economic Development — Hurricane Recovery Resources

Louisiana Business Emergency Operations CenterProvides the latest news, resources, and alerts to the Louisiana business community.

Small Business Administration disaster assistance — The Small Business Administration (SBA) is the federal agency that focuses assistance on businesses in times of disaster.

Louisiana Small Business Development Center — Assistance and resources for business recovery.

Louisiana Business Interruption Insurance FAQs — information regarding business interruption insurance coverage.


TEMPORARY WORKSPACE

The Baton Rouge Area Chamber (BRAC) has compiled a list of temporary workspaces for those without access to their normal office or who lack electricity to work remotely.  You may access the full list of available spaces here.  Thank you to our friends in Baton Rouge!

LOCAL CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE
Assumption Chamber of Commerce
St. Mary Chamber of Commerce
Lafourche Chamber of Commerce
Thibodaux Chamber of Commerce
Houma-Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce