“Green Jobs” Grants Awarded to Local Groups

Five local groups get grants from Environmental Protection Agency By Mark Schleifstein, The Times-Picayune   Five local environmental organizations have been awarded $487,500 in grants by the federal Environmental Protection Agency for environmental justice, job training and education programs, EPA Dallas Regional Administrator Al Armendariz…

Louisiana Green Corps Starting New Classes

Louisiana Green Corps has recently begun enrolling participants for their free, six month green jobs training program. Their program utilizes a combination of classroom learning and “on the job” experience to train young adult between the ages of 18 and 21 in the fields of…