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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Housing Activity Environmental Reviews

Notice for Early Public Review of a Proposal to Support Activity in a 100-year Floodplain.  See attached documents for additional information:

DR-Rental Housing Program Early Public Review Notice

Notice for Early Public Review

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

San Marcos CDBG-DR Housing Workshop Set for May 24

The City of San Marcos will hold the first in a series of workshops to share information with residents and assist in the application process for the City’s disaster recovery housing program. The first workshop is set for Wednesday, May 24 at the San Ma...Apply

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Comment Period for Consolidated Plan Amendment and Update to Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing

In addition, the new activities required an update to the Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice document. Please see the attached Notice for information on commenting on the documents.

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Citizen Comments Requested For Action Plan Changes

View detail infrastructure project descriptions and budgets along with other Action Plan changes in the Substantial Amendment No. 2.

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Quarterly Reports Now Available For Viewing

CDBG-DR Quarterly report for October 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016 and January 1, 2017 - March 31, 2017 are ready for viewing.

View the reports here.

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

San Marcos CDBG-DR Housing Program launched May 15

San Marcos CDBG-DR Housing Program launched May 15

The City of San Marcos will launch a disaster recovery housing program on May 15, 2017 to begin repairing and rebuilding flood damaged homes. Applicants will have until June 28 to apply to receive assistan...

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

HUD Approves City’s Disaster Relief Plan

The CDBG Disaster Recovery Action Plan is available online at www.smtxfloodrecovery.com/actionplan.

The plan will guide officials in the allocation of a $25.08 million federal disaster recovery grant and allocates the funds among four categories:

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Posted on: August 1, 2016

Council to Consider Allocation of $25 Million CDBG-DR Funds

The meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at 630 E. Hopkins.

The funding allocation will be included in the City’s CDBG-DR Action Plan in categories identified by HUD for disaster recovery: housing, infrastructure, planning, a...Read on...

Posted on: July 26, 2016

Common CDBG-DR Terms

Acquisition The utilization of CDBG funds to acquire real property. Acquisition-only is typically not considered a complete activity in the Program and must be combined with another eligible use (i.e. new construction).

Buyout Program
A buyout pro...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2016

HUD issues Federal Register Notice

HUD published a Federal Register Notice June 17 that outlines the federal laws and regulations that will apply to the use of the City’s allocated disaster recovery grant funds.

The funds were allocated to the City of San Marcos to assist with remainin...Read on...

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Posted on: May 5, 2011

City of San Marcos Thanks Federal, State & Local Partners

The City of San Marcos would like to express thanks to all of our state, local and national partners whose efforts resulted in the award of $25 million of disaster relief funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and who conti...Read More

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Posted on: April 19, 2011

City Seeks Resident Comments for Disaster Relief Plan

The City of San Marcos has posted the CDBG Disaster Recovery Action Plan online and is seeking comments from residents.

The CDBG Disaster Recovery Action Plan will be available for review at www.smtxfloodrecovery.com/comment for public comment Aug. 19...Read More

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Posted on: April 5, 2011

HUD Awards $142 Million in Disaster Recovery Funds in Texas

WASHINGTON – U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julián Castro today announced $142 million will be awarded to Texas communities for disaster recovery efforts following significant flooding in the spring of 2015 as well as last fall due to ...Read More

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