Is there housing assistance available?
Temporary housing assistance is offered by the Pasco County Community Development Division to those impacted by flooding. Temporary housing assistance may provide for up to two weeks in a hotel, this is available to renters and homeowners. Qualified persons must be under 120% of the Tampa Bay median household income.

Home Repair Assistance is also available from Pasco County Community Development to fix flood damaged homes. Repairs include well and septic repairs, air conditioner replacement, mold remediation, appliance replacement, roof repair, electrical and plumbing. If eligible, the County will also pay for insurance deductible.
To be eligible for this program, the household income must be under 120% of the Tampa Bay median annual income.
Money for this assistance comes from State Housing Limitations Partnership (SHIP) Program. These are 10 yr., 0% loans.
To be eligible, the maximum value of the home cannot exceed $240K after repairs.
Applications are available at the Flood Recovery Center located at 8620 Galen Wilson Blvd., Port Richey, FL 34668. Hours of operation are 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. For additional information, residents can contact Pasco County Community Development at (727)834-3445.
If additional funds become available from the State, there may be assistance for reconstruction of destroyed homes. Applications are available now.

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1. Why is my neighborhood flooding?
2. Why isn’t water being pumped out of my neighborhood?
3. Where can Pasco County residents go for assistance?
4. Is there housing assistance available?
5. Can I apply for FEMA assistance?
6. Is my water contaminated?
7. How to make my water safe?
8. Where do I get my water tested?
9. What do I do if I am on a septic system and my plumbing is functioning sluggishly?
10. Why are the roads failing?
11. What is Pasco County doing to address road failure?
12. How can residents help minimize road damage?
13. Where can residents find more information about the current situation?
14. Will Pasco County repair privately maintained roads damaged due to the flooding?
15. Are there changes in trash pickup schedules?
16. Will there be debris pickup?