CDBG-MIT Program in Galveston County
May 2020, Commissioner Bush announced the beginning of the application process for the first round of more than $2.3 billion in Community Development Block Grant Mitigation (CDBG-MIT)
These funds would be provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to protect Texas communities impacted by Hurricane Harvey and flooding events in 2015-2016. During this first round, the GLO conducted three competitive application programs from the CDBG-MIT Action Plan.
The CDBG-MIT programs include:
- 2015 Floods State Mitigation Competition
- 2016 Floods State Mitigation Competition
- Hurricane Harvey State Mitigation Competition Round 1