NEW ORLEANS — The City of New Orleans, in partnership with the New Orleans City Council, will distribute temporary 40 foot by 40 foot tarps for residents and businesses that experienced roof damage due to Hurricane Zeta.
On Saturday, Oct. 31, tarps will be available at seven distribution sites–at least one in each City Council District–from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. as supplies last. Individuals will be asked to provide an address of the damaged property. The tarp distribution locations are as follows:
District A: Mid-City Library, 4140 Canal St.
District B: Dryades YMCA, 2220 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
District C (West Bank): Arthur Monday Center, 1111 Newton St.
District C (East Bank): New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, Chartres Street and Homer Plessy Way
District D: Intersection of Desire and Law Streets
District E (New Orleans East): St. Maria Goretti Church, 7300 Crowder Blvd.
District E (Lower 9th Ward): New Philippians Missionary Baptist Church, 5234 N. Claiborne Ave.
Tarps were made available by the Louisiana National Guard.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, Oct. 30, 2020
Contact: LaTonya Norton
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