CDBG-DR Buyout Application Period Extended

THE MONTGOMERY COUNTY OFFICE

OF HOMELAND SECURITY AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                      

February 18, 2020 – 8:00 AM                                                 

 

CDBG-DR Buyout Application Period Extended

Status Update from the Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management on Home Buyout Program

 

Montgomery County Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security is extending the CDBG-DR Buyout application period through Tuesday March 31, 2020.  Montgomery County has been awarded funding through the federally funded Community Development Block Grant for Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) for homeowners who were impacted by the 2016 floods and Hurricane Harvey in 2017. The buyout program will purchase properties with the land being maintained in perpetuity as open space to mitigate future disasters. Homeowners interested in a buyout must apply for the program and be found eligible.

 

In an effort to work with individual homeowners on questions, concerns, or the completion of their application packet there will be an Application Intake Center for individuals to visit and meet with a member of the Montgomery County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (MCOHSEM) staff. The dates and locations of those sites are:

North County

Lone Star Convention Center

9055 Airport Rd. Conroe, TX 77303

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

1:00pm-7:00pm

East County

Patton Village

16940 Main St. Splendora, TX 77372

Sunday, March 1, 2020

12:00pm-5:00pm

Monday, March 2, 2020

10:00am-4:00pm

West County

West Montgomery County Community Center

31355 Friendship Dr. Magnolia TX 77355

Thursday March 19, 2020

1:00pm-7:00pm

South County

Spring Creek Greenway Nature Center

1300 Riley Fuzzel Rd. Spring, TX 77386

Friday, March 20, 2020

1:00pm-7:00pm

MCOHSEM

By appointment only

Call: 936.523.3900

Available until March 30, 2020

Applications and all supporting documentation are due no later than Tuesday, March 31, 2020.

 

Applications can be found at:

www.mctx.org/recover

Emailing: mocorecovery@gmail.com  to request one

Calling: 346.237.9828 to request one be mailed

Applications may be submitted by:

Emailing: mocorecovery@gmail.com (Last name and address as subject title)

Fax: 936.523.3910 Attn: Recovery Manager

Mail or drop off: 9472 Airport Rd. Conroe, TX 77303

For more information on the CDBG-DR program you may call the Montgomery County Buyout Hotline 346.237.9828, email mocorecovery@gmail.com, or visit www.mctx.org/recover .

 

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