The Louisiana Housing Corporation, in concert with the City of Baton Rouge/East Baton Rouge Parish, is issuing a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) to interested parties for the renovation, construction, or reconstruction of blighted properties.  There’s approximately $1,649,804.55 in federal Community Development Block Grant Declared Disaster Recovery Funding (DDRF) available to support this initiative, known as the 2021 Baton Rouge Rebuilds Developer Program (2021 BRRDP).⠀

The complete NOFA application is available online at  The deadline for application submission is March 11, 2021 at 4:30PM.⠀

If you’re interested and would like to learn more about this program, the City-Parish is hosting a Virtual Technical Assistance Workshop, Wednesday, February 3, 2021 at 12PM.  Join this virtual workshop event by registering at to attend.