U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan today announced nearly $37 million in disaster recovery aid to the City of Moore, Oklahoma and to the State of Oklahoma to help local communities recover from a devastating spate of storms, including a powerful tornado that struck Moore on May 20th. These grants are provided through HUD’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program to support long-term disaster recovery efforts in areas with the greatest extent of ‘unmet need.’ Read More » about City of Moore to Benefit from Disaster Recovery Grants
Tammye H. Treviño, Regional Administrator for United States Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Southwest Region will join City and State leaders for an 8:30 a.m. press conference on August 30th at Moore City Hall, 301 N Broadway.
Congressman Tom Cole, Governor Mary Fallin, Moore City Council members, and the Moore CDBG - Disaster Recovery Advisory Committee will also be in attendance. Elected officials are expected to make remarks.