WELCOME TO THE OFFICE OF GRANTS

The mission of the Grants Office is to be a driving force supporting the administration and implementation of grant programs that will provide development, growth, restoration, resiliency, recognizing the importance of healthy, diversified neighborhoods, while encouraging the increased access to grant opportunity.

The Grants Office is responsible for administration and management of grant programs from inception to close-out including writing correspondence and grants to prospective foundations, organizations, and government-funding agencies; monitoring to ensure that terms and conditions, and any other requirements associated with funding are met.

The core duty of the Grants Office is to serve as a resource to the departments of the Parish on state and federal funding programs; provide information, research, analysis, and written reports as needed.

 

Featured Grants

Housing Elevation Program

Hurricane Isaac Funding intended to elevate single family houses in SJBP to help prevent future flooding. Only homes in flood zone that were damaged by Isaac will be eligible. Elevation will consist of raising homes to 1 foot above the latest FEMA issued base flood elevation.


Small Business Grant and Loan

The purpose of St John the Baptist Parish’s (STJBP) Small Business Grant & Loan Program (SBGLP) is to facilitate recovery and to develop viable communities within STJBP by expanding economic opportunities, principally for persons of low-and moderate income.

Home Owners

Hurricane Isaac Funding intended to elevate single family houses in SJBP to help prevent future flooding. Only homes in flood zone that were damaged by Isaac will be eligible. Elevation will consist of raising homes to 1 foot above the latest FEMA issued base flood elevation.

Grant Listings

Name Source Amount Item No.
Pleasure Bend Water Treatment Facility CWEF 42
CWEF- Lions Improvements CWEF 135,317.00 40
LaPlace Main Lift Station Upgrade UNO 1,071,690.00 41
Reserve Wastewater Collection Study UNO 55,000.00 45
Lake Ponchartrain Basin Foundation (RRTP SCADA System and Plant Controls) 2015 UNO 250,000.00 52
Small Rental Rehabilitation CDBG-DR Isaac 3,594,140.00 55
Demolition and Clearance CDBG-DR Isaac 350,000.00 56
Small Business Grant and Loan CDBG-DR Isaac 1,916,626.00 57
Severe Repetitive Loss HMGP 2,200,000.00 62
Homeowner Rehabilitation Program CDBG-DR Isaac 11,549,820.00 63
Housing Elevation Program CDBG-DR Isaac 2,500,000.00 64
Pump Station Electrical Component Elevation HMGP 2,378,793.00 65
Safe Room at Emergency Operations Center HMGP 1,307,000.00 66
Bar Screen Cleaners-Airport and Homewood Pumps HMGP 4,486,380.00 67
Airport Pump Station Reconstruction HMGP 496,000.00 68
Install Submersible Pumps-Belle Ponite HMGP 1,527,759.00 69
McReine Road Drainage Improvements HMGP 1,511,487.00 70
Marigold Street Drainage Improvements HMGP 1,158,716.00 71
Recreation Trail Program Lucy Phase I FHWA 89,367.00 72
West Bank Community Center LGAP 104,800.00 75
Safe Routes to Schools (St John Elementary) DOTD 298,960.00 77
Safe Routes to School (LaPlace Elementary) DOTD 317,580.00 78
Mississippi Trails Project Phase 3 DOTD 1,339,200.00 81
Reserve Drainage Project Phase 2 HMGP 3,165,012.00 82
LaPlace (Peavine) Boat Facility CDBG-DR Gustav/lke $378,695.05 83
Name Source Amount Item No.
REGALA Park Decking LGAP $79,000.00 89
Energy Efficient Grant DNR $324,000.00 91
Resiliency Planning Grant CDBG-DR 179,000.00 13
National Parks Services Technical Support Rivers, Trails and Conservation Assistance Program Technical Support 15
Minor Housing Repair Project CDBG-DR Gustav/Ike 1,507,267.35 16
Lift Stations State & Federal Grant 1,300,000.00 18
Replacement Hydrants, Valves, & Tees LGAP 42,800.00 19
Westbank Senior Citizen Building LGAP $108,000.00 20
West Lac Des Allemands Shoreline Protection CIAP 3,558,388.04 21
Reserve Relief Canal Shoreline Protection CIAP 1,472,708.96 22
Waste Water Collection System- Edgard LGAP 145,600.00 23
DRA Airport Lift Station Phase 1 DRA 298,000.00 24
Airport Lift Station Phase 2 DRA 298,000.00 25
Altitude Valves CWEF 332,850.00 26
UV Disinfection at Lions Plant CWEF 650,000.00 27
Canal Clearing CDBG-DR Gustav/Ike 3,000,000.00 28
Bobcat LGAP 40,978.00 29
Purchasing Department Warehouse Expansion LGAP 59,167.00 31
School Board CDBG-DR Isaac 5,000,000.00 32
Garyville Timbermill Recreational Trails Project Phase 1 FHWA Recreational Trails $158,000.00 33
Dupont Curve CWEF 151,698.00 34
Water Enrichment Projects CWEF 99,000.00 35
River Road Waste Water Treatment Plant- Effluent Force Main Capital Improvement Project 71,690.00 36
Tourism Promotional Grants BP Oil Spill 215,000.00 38
Foxwood Levee Phase I CDBG-DR 2,035,770.00 84
Parish Generators CDBG-DR Gustav/lke 1,569,974.77 49
Shoreline Protection-Pleasure Bend-West Lac Des Allemand Phase 2 CIAP 789,367.00 61
NW 2nd Street LCDBG $664,200.00 86
DHHS Renovations LGAP $223,381.00 87
Garyville Timbermill Recreational Trails Project Phase 2 FHWA 542,000.00 80
Reserve Boat Launch Expansion Fish & Wildlife $174,000.00 88
Historic East street LCDBG $646,700.00 85
Notes to come