CDBG Disaster Recovery Funding

Hays County is seeking input on the method of distribution for approximately $7.4 million in Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery Funds offered by the Texas General Land Office through the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development. These grant dollars are for long-term recovery needs related to the May and October 2015 floods and have specific requirements as to how they can be spent.

Comment Period and Draft Document

Comments will be accepted beginning Wednesday, November 16, at 8 a.m. and ending Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. A draft of the proposed Method of Distribution is available for viewing or download on the Hays County website at www.co.hays.tx.us and available at the Hays County Grants Administration Office and at Hays County Precinct Commissioner Offices. You can also review the November 15, 2016, presentation to the Commissioners Court.

 

Public Hearing

The public can provide comments by attending the Public Hearing scheduled for Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 10 a.m. during a regularly scheduled meeting of the Hays County Commissioners Court at the third-floor Hays County Courtroom, 111 E. San Antonio St., San Marcos, TX 78666 (County Courthouse on the Square). The meeting will be conducted in English. Requests from persons needing language interpretation or special accommodations should be received by the Hays County Grants Administration Office at least five (5) days prior to the public hearing. Please call 512-393-2209 to request assistance.

Mailing Your Comments

The public can also mail their comments to: Hays County Grants Administration, 712 S. Stagecoach Trail, Suite 1204, San Marcos, TX  78666, or e-mail them to jeff.hauff@co.hays.tx.us. Comments must be received by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 7, 2016.

Reasonable Accommodations

Hays County is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended. Reasonable modifications and equal access to communications will be provided upon request. Please call 512-393-2209 to request assistance.

Public hearing notice
Aviso de audiencia pública
Hays County MOD Resolution signed by Commissioners Court
Hays County MOD signed by Judge Cobb