North Central Texas Safe Room Rebate Program

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What is the North Central Texas Safe Room Rebate Program?


The North Central Texas Safe Room Rebate Program is not accepting applications at this time; however, the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) has opened an online waitlist for the North Central Texas Safe Room Program. The waitlist is open to all jurisdictions in the 16 NCTCOG regions. This includes the following counties: Collin, Dallas, Denton, Erath, Ellis, Hood, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Navarro, Palo Pinto, Parker, Rockwall, Somervell, Tarrant and Wise. The waitlist will not close. Applicants selected to receive the rebate will be eligible for up to half the cost of the safe room, up to $3,000. The North Central Texas Safe Room Rebate Program is funded with FEMA-supplied Hazard Mitigation Assistance grants and will be managed by the NCTCOG. For more information, please review the NCTCOG presentation and visit their website.

2016 Rollout Schedule
Eligible waitlisted applicants will be notified of the opportunity to submit documentation for acceptance into the program around mid-January and mid-July 2016. These dates are subject to change without notice.

Waitlist
People wishing to be placed on the waitlist need to go to the NCT Saferoom website, log on at any time and complete the form. Those who have already submitted an application for the North Central Texas Safe Room Rebate Program do not need to re-apply. For more information, please visit the North Central Texas Safe Room Rebate Program website.

McKinney Floodplain Verification Process


Once you are contacted by NCTCOG regarding your application and are approved to apply for the program, you must complete a Floodplain Verification Form and have it signed by your respective city prior to applying for the program. The NCTCOG will contact you with directions regarding the Floodplain Verification Form at that time.
  • Complete the form sent to you by the NCTCOG
  • Email the completed form to Tricia Haas or contact her at 972-547-7419.
  • The city will verify, sign and return the form if eligible, or notify you of the reason for ineligibility.

Apply for the North Central Texas Safe Room Rebate Program Waitlist

Online

By E-mail or Phone
  • Go the North Central Texas Safe Room Rebate Program website.
  • Review the program requirements for your eligibility.
  • Click on the link to register for the waitlist.
  • Wait to be contacted by NCTCOG for further directions.
After Acceptance