City to hold meeting regarding Hurricane Ike housing recovery

The following is a Press Release from the City of Lake Charles:

The City of Lake Charles will conduct a public meeting on Thursday, September 22, at 6 p.m. at the Lake Charles Civic Center, Jean Lafitte Room, 900 Lakeshore Dr.

The purpose of the meeting is to inform citizens, whose homes were damaged by the rising waters of Hurricane Ike, of the recovery awards that will be made available through two programs under the Housing Recovery Initiative.

There will be a program for homeowners whose homes were covered by flood insurance and another program for homeowners whose homes were not covered by flood insurance.

For more information, contact the Director of Planning, City Hall, 77th floor, 337-491-1542.