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Public Information and Outreach

The Neighborhood Housing and Community Development (NHCD) Public Information and Outreach Team provides communications, media relations, and community outreach planning services on behalf of the NHCD and its programs to internal and external constituents.

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Contact Us

For news media requests, contact Jeff Patterson, Senior Public Information Specialist, at 512-974-3172 or through email at:

For information about community events or presentations, contact Esteban Garza, Community Relations Specialist, at 512-974-3117 or through email at