HOUSING RECOVERY HELP

Harris County has secured almost one billion dollars from the Department of Housing and Urban Development to buyout at-risk houses, rehabilitate damaged ones and construct new single- and multi-family housing.

Click here to learn more about the Flood Control District's home buyout program

The Harris County Flood Control District is buying houses in areas several feet deep in the floodplain and restoring them to their natural function, helping to avoid millions of dollars in damages.

 
 

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE FLOOD BOND PROGRAM

Voters approved a $2.5B bond to complete repairs and invest in flooding resilience. These investments will be leveraged by federal grant dollars from a number of programs.

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Ready Harris Emergency Alerts
Sign up for Harris County emergency alerts
Houston Recovers
For additional information about the City of Houston recovery resources
National Flood Insurance Program
For additional information about FEMA's National Flood Insurance Program
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Harris County Flood Education Mapping Tool
Learn more about the Harris County Flood Plains in your area
Harris County Flood Warning System
The Flood Warning System measures rainfall amounts and monitors water levels in bayous and major streams on a near-real-time basis to inform you of dangerous weather conditions.
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