Hurricane Harvey

Solicitation for Public Comment

Notice is hereby given that the Brazos Valley Council of Governments (BVCOG) is seeking input on the Method of Distribution (MOD) for $5,840,778.00 in Local Buyout/Acquisition Funds, and $3,007,825.00 in Local Infrastructure Funds. The purpose is to obtain community input from eligible jurisdictions in the Burleson, Grimes, Madison, and Washington Counties.  These are Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery Funds related to Presidential Disaster Declaration 4332— DR (Hurricane Harvey).

A public hearing was held on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. at the Brazos Valley Council of Governments, 3991 E. 29th St, Bryan, TX 77802. The draft MOD resulting from that meeting can be found here:

BVCOG Draft Harvey Method of Distribution 6.14.18

Written and oral comments regarding the MOD will be taken at a second public hearing scheduled for Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. at the Brazos Valley Council of Governments, 3991 E. 29th St, Bryan, TX 77802

Written comments may be submitted by hand-delivery, mail, or email by 12:00 p.m. on Friday, June 29, 2018, Attn: Roger Sheridan, Public Safety Manager, 3991 E. 29th St, Bryan, TX 77802; email Recovery@bvcog.org.

Public Comment Sheet

BVCOG will provide for reasonable accommodations for persons attending BVCOG functions. Requests from persons needing special accommodations should be received by BVCOG staff 48-hours prior to the function. The public hearing will be conducted in English and requests for language interpreters or other special communications needs should be made at least 72-hours prior to a function. Please call (979) 595-2801 ext. 2040 for assistance.