City of New Orleans Providing Payments to Prevent Entergy Disconnections for Residents

The City of New Orleans has started providing outstanding utility payments for applicants in its Emergency Rental Assistance Program using funds provided by the U. S. Department of the Treasury. The City is utilizing a portion of the $23 million reallocated from the State to make payments on the accounts of as many as 14,000 rental assistance applicants.   “It is never acceptable to...