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Blog Post: How Does Houston Become a More Resilient City?

Houston was already facing an affordable housing crisis before Hurricane Harvey hit, but the resulting catastrophic flooding exacerbated the city’s housing predicament. How can Houston leverage the unprecedented disaster recovery resources flowing into the region to address this challenge and to become a more resilient city?

LISC and the Kinder Institute Release Report On Housing & Resiliency In Houston

Today, Houston LISC and the Kinder Institute for Urban Research released a report highlighting key learnings and strategies from the “Building a More Resilient Housing System” event held on March 27th, 2018. The event explored how Houston is addressing the recovery from Hurricane Harvey, how other cities and regions have responded to acute disasters, and ...

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LISC Commits $100M and Recovery Knowhow to Areas Devastated by Harvey

We know from experience that there’s no time to waste in helping communities rebuild after disaster strikes. LISC has pledged significant capital and expertise to help Houston and rural counties in Texas and the Gulf Coast put the pieces back together in the staggering wake of Hurricane Harvey.