Additional $99,923,703 in CDBG-DR funds for long-term housing recovery from Hurricane Harvey
The City of Houston (City) will receive an additional $99,923,703 in Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) funds for assisting in long-term housing recovery from Hurricane Harvey. To receive this funding, the City must update portions of the Texas General Land Office’s (GLO) State of Texas Plan for Disaster Recovery: Hurricane Harvey – Round 1 (Plan), which will be incorporated into the Plan’s Amendment 3.
The City’s draft changes to the GLO’s State of Texas Plan for Disaster Recovery: Hurricane Harvey – Round 1 are available for review and public comment from Friday, January 25, 2019 until Sunday, February 24, 2019. Public comments may be submitted by email to: Fatima.Wajahat@houstontx.gov or by mail: HCDD, ATTN: Fatima Wajahat, 2100 Travis, 9th Floor, Houston, TX 77002.
Download the City’s draft changes here or view the draft Plan at:
- Main Public Library – 500 McKinney, 77002
- HCDD Office – 2100 Travis, 9th Floor, 77002 (copies may be obtained at this location upon request)
To learn more about CDBG-DR disaster recovery programs and how to apply, please call 832.393.0550 or visit https://recovery.houstontx.gov. For specific questions or concerns about fair housing or landlord/tenant relations, please contact HCDD at (832) 394-6300 and choose the option for Fair Housing.