LT. GOV. MITCH LANDRIEU RETURNS TO WASHINGTON TO TESTIFY BEFORE CONGRESS ON REBUILDING LOUISIANA -- 11/01/2005
Office of Lieutenant GovernorFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 31, 2005
LT. GOV. MITCH LANDRIEU RETURNS TO WASHINGTON TO TESTIFY BEFORE CONGRESS ON REBUILDING LOUISIANA
Advocate for Historic Preservation and LA Culture, History
WHAT: Louisiana Lt. Governor Mitch Landrieu will testify before the House Government Reform Subcommittee on Federalism and the Census about the importance of historic preservation and the role the federal government can and should play in helping to rebuild Louisiana's tourism and cultural industries.
WHEN: November 1, 2005
WHERE: Rayburn HOB Room B-349A Washington, DC
WHY: Lt. Gov. Landrieu has been invited to testify as a part of a congressional review of historic preservation after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Landrieu will brief the committee on Louisiana's historic preservation program, run by the Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism, and recommend strategies that will strengthen the state's rebuild efforts and stimulate economic development through historic preservation.