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2014 LPFA Press Release:
12/15/2014North Hodge emergency wastewater treatment system repair expected to be completed within weeks
12/11/2014As it serves a broader need, Livingston Parish Fire Protection District No. 1 prepares to move into new fire station
12/5/2014 Town of Lecompte begins renovation of wastewater treatment plant
11/13/2014LPFA authorizes bond sale to finance new home for New Orleans public charter school
10/2/2014 Town of Independence launches $7.8 million water, sewer, system improvement project
9/5/2014 Tensas Parish purchases building, allowing music and art to flourish in parish and surrounding Northeast La. region
8/21/2014 Construction to replace roof of historic Catahoula Parish Courthouse and addition expected this fall
8/6/2014 New fire trucks increase firefighting power in rural Beauregard Parish
7/11/2014 Extensive water system improvements underway in Springhill, with completion expected spring of 2016
6/10/2014 Franklin Parish Fire Protection District No. 2 increase fire protection capacity with new fire truck
5/14/2014 Improvements underway for West Allen Parish Water District
5/2/2014 Extensive water system improvements in Leonville well underway, with completion expected this fall
4/17/2014 Additional Woodworth fire station to expand fire protection in growing community
2/4/2014 $75,000 interest-free loan from LPFA increasing fire-fighting capabilities in Acadia Parish Fire Protection District 11
2/3/2014 LPFA to provide $1.2 million to fund new North Caddo Medical Center
1/22/2014 LPFA partners with Children's Museum to support early education
1/7/2014 New backhoe seeing daily action in Waterproof
2013 LPFA Press Releases
12/10/2013LPFA helps Acadia Parish Fire Distric No. 7 acquire new pumper
11/19/2013Catahoula officals tap zero-interest LPFA financing in purchase of road construction, repair equipment
4/18/2013 New equipment to boost fire protection in and around Town of Olla
4/15/2013 Holloway site in Olla to be renovated for possible use as emergency shelter
4/9/2013 St. Helena Parish utilizing zero interest financing to help fund water system improvements
2/19/2013 Folsom Tapping Zero-Interest Financing for Community Center
2/5/2013 LPFA aids Town of Olla improvements for water quality and fire protection
1/31/2013 LPFA helps Lake Arthur bolster wastewater treatment, fire protection
1/25/2013 New Truck to boost firefighting power, maintain fire rating in Welsh
1/22/2013 LPFA funds to be used for Beauregard Parish waterworks system improvements
2012 LPFA Press Release
12/12/2012LPFA approves financing for wood pellet facility in LaSalle Parish
10/4/2012 New well to improve western Sabine Parish water supply
10/3/2012 LPFA moves on bond financing to expand Terminal facility in Burnside and OLOL Heart and Vascular Tower in Baton Rouge
10/1/2012 Governor Jindal appoints Monroe businessman to board of La. Public Facilities Authority
9/17/2012 LPFA approves bond sale for construction of Tulane football stadium, other facilities and enhancements
7/13/2012 LPFA helping to finance new Tensas Parish Police Jury and public safety office
6/26/2012 LPFA green lights TAF Tiger Stadium expansion bond sales
5/8/2012 LPFA gives go ahead to bond sales for projects at Tulane and Lafayette General Hospital
3/8/2012 LPFA to package bonds for $11.5 million computer system upgrade at Tulane
2/15/2012 LPFA helps Evangeline Parish fire district acquire new fire truck
2/15/2012 LPFA to develop bond package to fund Lafayette General Medical Center project
2/8/2012 Financial Aid Awareness Month focuses on options for college funding
2/3/2012 LPFA to aid in financing Jonesville water system and sewer improvements
2011 LPFA Press Releases
10/25/2011LPFA helps St.Tammany Fire District improve facilities and response time
10/25/2011LPFA to aid in financing drinking water improvements in Pointe Coupee
10/24/2011LPFA helps Marksville install 2,600 new water meters to boost usage accuracy
10/24/2011LPFA helps Town of Welsh expand governmental offices
10/24/2011LPFA helps Union Parish purchase new building for its tax assessor
10/24/2011Village of Dry Prong to resurface streets with help of LPFA zero-interest loan
10/5/2011 LPFA gives final approval to Loyola and Lake Charles Charter Academy bonds
8/10/2011 LPFA approves bonds up to $125 million for Loyola University and $18 million for a new charter school in Lake Charles
7/21/2011 LPFA approves bonds up to $100 million for Entergy power plant and $10 million for renewable fuel production facility
5/18/2011 LPFA to partner with DNR to promote energy efficiency in the state
4/14/2011 LPFA grants formal approval for $15.5 million for Centenary College
3/16/2011 LPFA gives final approval for St. Tammany nursing home
3/7/2011 LPFA helps Mooringsport update waterworks system
2/25/2011 LPFA helps improve waterworks system in Amite
2/9/2011 LPFA gives final OK for Ochsner and Belle Chasse Academy bonds
1/28/2011 LPFA helps finance renovations to Abbeville General Hospital
1/12/2011 LPFA approves funding for Ochsner Clinic projects
1/5/2011 LPFA helps West Vernon Parish Waterworks District construct new office
2010 LPFA Press Release
12/14/2010CPA Craig A. Cheramie of Metarie joins LPFA Board of Trustees
12/8/2010 LPFA approves IMTT and LGMC funding projects
12/3/2010 LPFA helps Sunset construct new town hall
11/12/2010LPFA approves $200 million in bonds for projects
10/21/2010LPFA helps Abita Springs improve park
10/13/2010LPFA grants preliminary approval for $200 million in bonds for industry
10/7/2010 LPFA helps upgrade sewer system in Maurice
10/7/2010 LPFA helps upgrade sewer system in Maurice
9/9/2010 LPFA helps improve drinking water to residents in Marion
8/20/2010 LPFA helps Jena construct new playgrounds
8/13/2010 LPFA helps Woodworth construct new town hall
8/12/2010 LPFA approves more than $100 million in bonds for projects
7/28/2010 Business executive Lorin Crenshaw joins LPFA Board of Trustees
7/14/2010 LPFA helps Baldwin purchase new fire truck
7/8/2010 LPFA approves$100 million in bonds for industrial projects
7/8/2010 LPFA helps improve sewer system in Amite
6/21/2010 LPFA moves forward with major bond projects
6/14/2010 LPFA helps improve roads in Oakdale
6/14/2010 LPFA helps increase drinking water supply for Cottonport residents
5/13/2010 LPFA gives preliminary approval for $350 million in bond projects
5/5/2010 LPFA helps deliver drinking water to residents in Albany
5/5/2010 LPFA helps Olla construct new recreational facilities
4/9/2010 LPFA helps bring company headquarters to Independence
3/2/2010 LPFA helps bring new trucks to two Webster Parish fire stations
2/8/2010 LPFA helps upgrade sewer system in Kinder
1/11/2010 LPFA helps provide drinking water to Port Barre community
1/6/2010 LPFA helps Baldwin construct new community center
1/6/2010 LPFA helps Natchitoches Parish purchase three new fire trucks
2009 LPFA Press Releases
12/8/2009 LPFA gives preliminary approval for $35 million bond sale for Loyola
10/30/2009LPFA helps Marksville purchase new fire truck
10/28/2009LPFA helps bring better drinking water to Woodworth
10/27/2009LPFA helps bring new fire truck to Franklin
9/11/2009 LPFA helps Claiborne Parish build new fire station
9/8/2009 LPFA approves $30 million bond sale for Tulane University
8/25/2009 LPFA completes $78.75 million bond sale for Air Products
6/9/2009 LPFA helping fund major improvements to Vernon Parish schools
6/9/2009 LPFA helps make Lake Claiborne safer for boating
6/8/2009 LPFA helps bring new 2,500-gallon fire truck to DeSoto Parish
6/8/2009 LPFA helps bring new 3,000-gallon fire truck to West Carroll Parish
6/8/2009 LPFA helps Chattham provide health care to citizens
5/15/2009 LPFA approves $150 million bond sale for FMOL projects
5/12/2009 Lela retains status as Louisiana's only non-profit student loan provider
5/11/2009 LPFA helps bring bigger trucks to four Sabine Parish fire stations
5/11/2009 LPFA helps bring new 4,000-gallon tanker truck to Ville Platte
2/23/2009 LPFA helps keep student loan rehabilitation program alive
2/11/2009 Sara Roberts of Lake Charles elected Secretary - Treasurer of LPFA Board of Trustees
1/22/2009 Guy Campbell of Monroe elected Chairman of LPFA Board of Trustees
1/22/2009 Martin Walke named Chair of Louisiana Business & Technology Center Advisory Board
1/14/2009 LPFA approves $25 million bond sale for self-powering rice mill
2008 LPFA Press Release
11/14/2008LPFA helps with drainage improvement projects in Slidell Area
11/6/2008 LPFA helps equip new St. Tammany fire station with pumper truck
10/8/2008 LPFA approves $100 million bond sale for Entergy project
10/6/2008 LPFA helps Baldwin construct new community center
9/24/2008 LPFA helps bring new classrooms, school buses to Sabine Parish
9/12/2008 Monroe attorney and businessman Guy Campbell joins LPFA Board of Trustees
9/10/2008 LPFA approves bonds for projects totaling $564 million
8/28/2008 LPSC, LURC, and LPFA Close Two Bond Issues Totaling $966.1 Million
8/4/2008 Lela continues to offer students parents ways to save money when paying for college
7/28/2008 LPFA helps provide better drinking water to the Town of Vivian
7/21/2008 LPFA helps Allen Parish make improvements to Lambert Park
7/21/2008 LPFA helps Town of Baldwin acquire new garbage truck
7/15/2008 LPFA Board of Trustees announces officers
7/1/2008 LPFA completes $11 million bond sale for Grigsby Properties, L. L. C. expansion
6/25/2008 LPFA closes $60 million bond sale for Baton Rouge film studio
6/11/2008 LPFA approves bonds for project totaling $118 million
6/11/2008 Two B. R. Magnet High School students win college scholarships
6/4/2008 Lela announces scholarship winner in Financial Aid Awareness Month "Cash for College" essay contest
5/23/2008 LPFA helps buy equipment to clean Acadia Parish drainage system
5/22/2008 LPFA CEO Parks named treasurer of CDFA Board of Directors
5/12/2008 LPFA closes $50 million bond sale for Bluebonnet Hotel Ventures, LLC
05/06/2008LPFA helps Lake Bruin Island with waterworks improvements
4/30/2008 LPFA helps bring better drinking water, fire protection to Jonesboro
4/23/2008 LPFA completes $20 million bond sale for Summa Associates, LLC
4/22/2008 LPFA completes $36 million bond sale for Baton Rouge Coca-Cola Bottling Company
4/21/2008 LPFA completes $5.5 million bond sale for Bridge House Corporation
4/18/2008 LPFA closes $7.5 million bond sale for Spicy Girls of Avery Island
4/15/2008 LPFA completes $9 million bond salefor Century Wilshire, Inc.
4/14/2008 LPFA approves bond sale for projects totaling more than $1 billion
4/10/2008 LPFA completes $4.5 million bond sale for Starmount Life Insurance
3/17/2008 LPFA helps Vermilion Parish provide better water to Kaplan-area residents
2/22/2008 LPFA completes $60 million bond sale for Baton Rouge's II City Plaza
2/20/2008 LPFA completes bond sale totaling $25 million for Baton Rouge General
2/7/2008 LPFA helps Lacassine purchase new fire truck
2/7/2008 LPFA helps rapidly growing Maurice bring water system up to date
2/7/2008 LPFA helps Rosepine build bigger city headquarters
1/15/2008 LPFA approves $29.5 million for Baton Rouge projects
1/15/2008 LPFA helps upgrade sewer system in Woodworth


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