Info For Local Governments

"Recovering from Hurricane Harvey is no small task, but the GLO is dedicated to working with our federal and local partners to put resources to work in local communities to expedite the recovery process," said Commissioner George P. Bush. "While disaster recovery is challenging, we continue to work every day to help our fellow Texans maximize this funding to build back stronger and more resilient communities."


  • Public Hearing Notice - State of Texas Mitigation Action Plan
    The GLO is seeking input on the development of the State of Texas Action Plan for Community Development Block Grant Mitigation (CDBG-MIT) Funds. These funds were allocated to Texas by (HUD) for mitigation programs, projects, and planning in the areas affected by Hurricane Harvey as well as 2015 and 2016 Floods.LEARN MORE
  • Cmr. George P. Bush announces $46.4 million in recovery funds for three South Texas and Rio Grande Valley Counties
    The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) issued $46.4 million for 2018 flooding in Cameron, Hidalgo and Jim Wells Counties. LEARN MORE
  • Cmr. George P. Bush announces Hurricane Preparedness Public Outreach Campaign
    The Texas General Land Office (GLO) has begun a preparedness public outreach initiative to encourage Texans to be prepared and stay prepared for hurricane season, which begins June 1.LEARN MORE