Texas Rebuilds
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT & REVITALIZATION
The Texas General Land Office - George P. Bush, Commissioner

General Information

Welcome to the Texas Rebuilds website!  This website serves as the main resource for the management and implementation of the Community Development and Revitalization program.  The Texas General Land Office is the lead state agency for managing disaster recovery grants through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

State Community Development Block Grant - Disaster Recovery

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Texas General Land Office (the Land Office) is the lead state agency for managing the State's Community Development Block Grant - Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) grants through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Highly experienced in CDBG disaster recovery, the Land Office coordinated the cleanup of the Texas coast after Hurricanes Dolly and Ike, and is the administrator for long-term recovery efforts for these hurricanes as well as for the 2011 wildfires. The ag​ency's management of CDBG-DR grants gives local communities a single contact, cuts red tape, and reduces administrative costs.​