The purpose of the Department of Neighborhood Resources is to develop and coordinate grant-funded programs to supplement local annual budget allocations. The Department of Neighborhood Resources is responsible to assist in the mission of the City of Huntsville’s goal of maintaining and improving the social and economic well-being of its citizens, and the sustainability of the community.
Huntsville Hazard Mitigation Plan
The 2018 Hazard Mitigation Plan providing an overview of natural hazards, summarizing past hazard events, and presenting potential future actions to minimize impacts on life and property is available. The Plan can be accessed through the City of Huntsville’s website by clicking Hazard Mitigation Planas well in a hard copy form available at City Hall located at 1212 Avenue M, Huntsville, Texas, 77340.
An approved and adopted plan is a requirement for the City to remain eligible for future hazard mitigation grant funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The Plan has been reviewed and approved by the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) and FEMA. The final step is adoption by the City which allows the City to become eligible for future grant applications.