Presentation on theme: "Team 61 Team 6 Overview Government In Action. Team 62 Agenda Addressing Corruption Allocating Funds Arranging Integration of Gov’t Hierarchy Assessing."— Presentation transcript:
Team 62 Agenda Addressing Corruption Allocating Funds Arranging Integration of Gov’t Hierarchy Assessing Areas of Redevelopment
Team 63 Battling Corruption Establishing strong inspector general for city of New Orleans Inspector General’s responsibilities: –Oversight of all offices –Legal power to prosecute –Wide discretionary powers –Unbiased
Team 65 Distribution of Funds Governor initiated Road Home program Block vs. Categorical Grants Money from HUD and DHS
Team 66 Expenditure Considerations Grants with stipulations based on suitability for redevelopment: –Wetlands –Mississippi River –Levees –Social concerns –Etc.
Team 67 Federal-Local-State Integration Donald E. Powell, Federal Coordinator of Gulf Coast Rebuilding (Coordination Czar) Local, state and federal agencies This is a czarThis is Donald Powell
Team 68 Federalization? Federalization would entail handing over the state National Guard and control of the city to President Can use resources better and minimize corruption/bureaucracy Not part of our current plan, but we can incorporate elements into our design
Team 69 Gauging Redevelopment Teams must coordinate conclusions to select areas of New Orleans for redevelopment Powell and DHS, i.e. federal gov’t, must enforce recommended measures Only issue grants to areas we want redeveloped Must strike balance between categorical and block grants
Team 610 Highlights Not all of New Orleans will be redeveloped Communities have say in redevelopment DHS and HUD highly involved Oversight by IG and Don Powell
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