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Hurricane Harvey Method of Distribution

CAPCOG is drafting a Method of Distribution (MOD) for the 2017 Hurricane Harvey Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) allocations in the Local Infrastructure Program and the Local Buyout and Acquisition Program. The document will propose how to distribute funds to foster long-term recovery, emphasize a focus on the permanent restoration in infrastructure, and to use local buyout and acquisition of land and property to remove Hurricane Harvey survivors out of harm’s way.

The proposed MOD is for those jurisdictions in CAPCOG counties affected by Hurricane Harvey, 2017 FEMA Disaster 4332 — Bastrop, Caldwell, Lee, and Fayette counties. CAPCOG anticipates the region receiving $4,305,474 of infrastructure and $12,929,474 of acquisition program funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). CAPCOG has already created a draft version of the MOD based on public input.

> Review the MOD draft.

CAPCOG's most affected areas can be seen in the map below from The Texas General Land Office.

CAPCOG is seeking further input on the MOD draft and is holding a public hearing to receive public comments. The hearing will take place as follows:

6 p.m., Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Bastrop County Annex, County Commissioners Courtroom on the 2nd floor
804 Pecan Street
Bastrop, TX 78602

Those in the Hurricane Harvey impacted areas can also comment on the MOD draft by contacting Kristie Hadnot, CAPCOG disaster recovery coordinator, or by mail Attn: CAPCOG Hurricane Harvey CDBG-DR Comments, CAPCOG, 6800 Burleson Road, Building 310, Suite 165, Austin, Texas 78744. Written Comments must be received by 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 27, 2018.

> View the Citizen Participation Plan to the CAPCOG’s MOD.
> Get more info about Hurricane Harvey's Long Term Recovery.
> Contact Hadnot with questions about the MOD or the upcoming public hearing.