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Montgomery County Buyout Program Deadline Approaching

Posted November 1, 2022

MONTGOMERY COUNTY – The Montgomery County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management would like to remind the public the deadline to participate in the Community Development Block Grant for Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) is November 30, 2022. The Community Development Block Grant for Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) is for homeowners who were impacted by the floods in 2016 and Hurricane Harvey in 2017.

This is not a first come- first served program, funds are limited and eligibility must be met to be accepted into the buyout program. If you are interested in a federal buyout of your home due to repetitive flooding, time is running out. Applications and supporting documentation are due no later than November 30, 2022. Applications can be found online at https://www.mctx.org/departments/departments_q_-_z/recover/programs.php

Homeowners can submit their applications the following ways: in person at the application center, email application to morgan.lumbley@mctx.org , fax application to 936.523.3910, or deliver application via mail or in-person to 9472 Airport Rd. Conroe, TX 77303.

In an effort to work with individual homeowners on questions, concerns, or completion of their application packet, Application Intake Centers will be held at the following locations:

North County

Lone Star Convention Center

9055 Airport Rd. Conroe, TX 77303

Wednesday, November 2, 2022

3:00PM-8:00PM

 

South County*

Timber Lakes/ Timber Ridge

25610 Timber Lakes Dr. Spring, TX 77380

3:00PM-8:00PM

 

East County*

East Montgomery County Community Development Center

16401 First St. Splendora, TX 77372

November 4, 2022

3:00PM-7:00PM

November 5, 2022

10:00AM-4:00PM

 

West County

West Montgomery County Community Center

31355 Friendship Dr. Magnolia, TX 77355

November 10, 2022

1:00PM-7:00PM

 

MCOHSEM

Montgomery County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management

9472 Airport Rd. Conroe, TX 77303

By Appointment Only

Call: 936-523-3900

 

* A Spanish speaker will be available on Thursday, November 3 at Timber Lakes Timber Ridge and Friday, November 4 at the East Montgomery County Community Development Center. *

Homes that were found to be Substantially Damaged by either the county or cities are required to be in compliance with their local floodplain ordinances. Those not participating in the buyout programs and/or are not selected for a buyout and the structure is not brought into compliance the property may be subject to denial of flood insurance under Section 1316 of the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 (as amended) or other any other applicable enforcement, violations, or penalties.

For questions about the buyout program in Montgomery County, please reach out to the Montgomery County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management at 936-523-3900.