Mayor Charles Minton

Is your home still damaged by Hurrican Harvey? 

Read this important notice and click here for DETCOG Home Owners Program Informational Flyer

On Monday, December 10, the General Land Office will open a mobile intake center in Shepherd to help homeowners who still need assistance with Harvey-damaged homes. GLO representatives will be taking applications in Shepherd every Monday, beginning December 10th (for month of December), at the Shepherd Public Library between 9am-4pm. (30 N. Liberty, Shepherd, TX  77371)

Bottom line: If you are a homeowner that was affected by Hurricane Harvey you may qualify for assistance through the Homeowner Assistance Program. This program helps qualified homeowners in Texas repair, rehabilitate, or rebuild homes damaged by the disaster. *Applications will be considered for award on a first-come, first-serve basis.*

Potential applicants should visit the Texas General Land Office website and review the Homeowner Assistance Program Checklist to have all applicable documents ready prior to applying. Don’t wait. Interested homeowners can visit http://recovery.texas.gov/individuals/programs/homeowner-assistance/east-texas/index.html to apply online now or to download a printable version of the application to get started.

Document Checklist: http://www.glo.texas.gov/recovery/files/hap-checklist.pdf

If you have questions, please email cdr@recovery.texas.gov or call 1-844-893-8937.

City of Shepherd                         936-628-3305