Galveston County: CDBG-MIT Program

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
Galveston Flooding Hurricane Harvey