Since 2005, billions have been invested in our state.  The state says more than 9 and 1/2 billion dollars has been spent on residential construction since the one-two punch of hurricanes Katrina and Rita in 2005.  There have been over 128,000 grants to people who applied for the Road Home program, and 117,000 of those people chose to rebuild keep their money in Louisiana by rebuilding their homes.