Florida Parishes Arena
March 25, 2017 9 am-3 pm
1301 NW Central Ave,
Amite, Louisiana 70422
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, on behalf of hosts and supporters invite and encourage you to participate in the upcoming Greater Tangipahoa Parish Disaster Recovery Resource Fair. The event is scheduled for Saturday, March 25th, 9:00am – 3:00pm at the Florida Parishes Arena Event Center 1301 NW Central Avenue in Amite, LA 70422. As you are aware the Greater Tangipahoa area was heavily impacted by the 2016 floods.
The Fair will provide flood-impacted homeowners and renters Tangipahoa, Amite, Hammond, Kentwood, Independence, Ponchatoula, Roseland, Tickfaw and surrounding communities with a “One-Stop Shop” to connect with federal, state and local governments along with our Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) who will provide information and guidance to aid in the recovery process. The Housing Recovery Support Function (RSF) Team is collaborating with several agencies to be on site for direct “One-on-One” counseling, information and resources.
Please register today by clicking on the attachment to open the form in Acrobat or Adobe Reader. All * asterisk items and red outlined require completion before the form is submitted. When completed click submit to return the form; however, if you are unable to send the document from your default email save the completed document, attach it and return to Nicole Bell email@example.com by COB Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Feel free to contact Ms. Bell at 202-706-1820 if you have any questions regarding registration for the event.
GREATER TANGIPAHOA PARISH
DISASTER RECOVERY RESOURCE FAIR
Please visit www.lastrawberryfestival.com, the official website of the Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival, for general information including parade and entertainment schedules.
If you are a "For Profit" please click this link:2017 Strawberry Fest. Vendor Application (For Profit)
Simple ways to register:
Text “Ponchatoula” or "70454"to 888777 from your mobile phone, or
Go to https://local.nixle.com/register/ , or
WASTE MANAGEMENT OF LOUISIANA, LLC ACQUIRES LIVINGSTON WASTE
Baton Rouge, La. – March 2, 2017 – Waste Management of Louisiana, LLC announces the purchase Livingston Waste’s residential services. Waste Management will immediately begin servicing all residential garbage and trash customers as well as residential recycling customers previously serviced by Livingston Waste.
Service days for all Livingston Waste customers will remain the same unless otherwise notified.
“Waste Management of Louisiana is proud to service our valued customers throughout Louisiana. We look forward to providing safe, reliable and environmentally friendly service to our new residential customers in Livingston, Tangipahoa and St. Tammany parishes,” said René Faucheux, Waste Management manager of government and community affairs.
Current Livingston Waste customers can email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-866-604-5062 for additional information.
About Waste Management
Waste Management, based in Houston, Texas, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste management services in North America. Through its subsidiaries, the company provides collection, transfer, recycling and resource recovery, and disposal services. It is also a leading developer, operator and owner of landfill gas-to-energy facilities in the United States. The company’s customers include residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers throughout North America. To learn more information about Waste Management visit www.wm.com or www.thinkgreen.com
FIGHT FRAUD, WASTE, & ABUSE!
Contact the Louisiana Legislative Auditor (LLA) Hotline if you suspect the misappropriation (theft), fraud, waste, or abuse of public funds by anyone.
Information provided to the LLA Hotline may result in an investigation, audit or other review.
When providing information to the LLA Hotline, please include sufficient detail (describing who, what, where, when, why, and how) to allow us to fully evaluate your information. Although we will consider anonymous information, providing us with your name and telephone number will allow us to contact you with any additional questions that we have.
Your name and telephone number, as well as the status of complaints, are confidential.
You may also call toll-free:
Or FAX to:
Or report via U.S. Mail:
P. O. Box 94397
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
Beginning August 2014, the City of Ponchatoula began providing transportation services within the city limits. Tangipahoa Public Transportation (TPT) service is operated by the Tangipahoa Voluntary Council on Aging with a grant provided by the LA Dept. of Transportation and Development through Parish Government.
Hours of Operation are generally Monday - Friday, 8:00a.m. - 4:00p.m. (bus does not operate in dangerous weather conditions or on standard holidays)
The fare is $.50 per ride.
View the Ponchatoula Bus Route & Schedule.
TPT is ADA compliant. Wheelchair equipped vehicles are available for all riders. TPT reserves the right to refuse any passenger services if they violate any of the standards outlined in the TPT service policy. The policy is available upon request by contacting (985) 748-6016. In the case of an emergency or illness, driver will stop vehicle and contact 911. Drivers are NOT medically trained.