Designated Areas: Texas Tornado, Heavy Rainfall
Incident period: May 15, 1953
Major Disaster Declaration declared on May 15, 1953
(Assistance to individuals and households)
(Assistance to State, Local, Tribal and Territorial governments and certain private-non-profit organizations for emergency work and the repair or replacement of disaster-damaged facilities)
Hazard Mitigation Grant ProgramAll jurisdictions in Texas are eligible to apply for assistance under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program.