The Isle de Jean Charles Resettlement Project recently released a statement that the Office of Community Development is purchasing 515 acres of farmland for the resettlement site for the residents of Isle de Jean Charles. The site will be located in the Schriever area of Terrebone Parish.
To learn more, please visit: http://isledejeancharles.la.gov/
*Photo: Island Road in Isle de Jean Charles, Louisiana. The island’s connection to land is rapidly disappearing. Photograph by Tracey Kranitz, via Job One For Humanity - from CommonEdge