A hurricane recovery program managed by Galveston County could elevate as many as 200 homes across the county in coming years in an effort to get them above flood levels, according to a preliminary estimate commissioners received Monday.

Commissioners heard details of the plan from Grantsworks, consultants hired to oversee disaster recovery planning.

John Wayne Ferguson: 409-683-5226; john.ferguson@galvnews.com or on Twitter @johnwferguson.

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Michelle Aycoth

I wonder if you have flooded three times and live in a 509 year flood plain if you would qualify?
Andrew Aycoth

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