LRA Housing Task Force to Meet in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, LA (October 8, 2007) – Tomorrow the Louisiana Recovery Authority’s (LRA) Housing Task Force will meet in New Orleans. The task force will hear a presentation from representatives of KPMG International on the scope, goals and status of their analysis of the Road Home program. KPMG is an independent accounting firm that had been contracted by the Louisiana Division of Administration’s Office of Community Development (OCD) to conduct an internal review of the Road Home program.

Representatives from OCD and its contractor ICF International will also update the task force on status of Road Home program with particular focus on how the program is being implemented in accordance with the Road Home Statement of Principles. The task force will also receive an update on the Building Code Enforcement Program and hear other updates from Chairman Walter Leger.

WHAT: LRA Housing Task Force Meeting

WHEN: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m., Tuesday, October 9, 2007

WHERE: University of New Orleans Research and Technology Park

Lindy C. Boggs International Conference Center – Room 236

Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, LA

The meeting agenda and directions can be found online at http://lra.louisiana.gov/events.html

* All meetings are open to the public.

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