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The Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) grants funds to rural Texas cities and counties for basic infrastructure projects such as water/wastewater facilities, street improvements and drainage. Each of Texas' 24 regional councils, known as Council of Governments, has its own Regional Review Committee (RRC). Each RRC is comprised of 12 local elected officials, appointed at the pleasure of the Governor. The role of each Regional Review Committee is to participate in the process for determining regional scoring priorities for projects funded through the Texas CDBG's Community Development Fund, and is responsible for developing the objective scoring criteria.
The H-GAC Regional Review Committee will be holding a public meeting at 2 pm, June 18, 2018 at H-GAC (2nd Floor Conference Room D, at 3555 Timmons Ln, Houston, TX 77027) to determine scoring criteria for the 2019-2020 H-GAC Regional Review Committee Guidebook. The public is welcome to attend.
Agenda for 2018 RRC Meeting
State 2019-2020 Charter
$350,000 (Grant limits set biennially by the RRC)
Cash Match of 5% - 20%
Public infrastructure improvements, economic development activities and activities to address situations that pose an imminent threat to public health and safety.
For grant inquiries, please contact:
Joshua Owens Senior Planner firstname.lastname@example.org 832-681-2613
Houston-Galveston Area Council