Category Archives: Harris County News

FEMA Disaster Recovery Center New Hours of Operation

FEMA announced new hours of operation for State of Texas/FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers, starting September 25, 2017. There are 40 centers in the 60 counties that were included in the Texas federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Harvey and the flooding that followed. … Continue reading

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Hurricane Harvey Community Events

Saturday, September 30, 2017 – Register now for “Harvey People’s Law School” at the University of Houston Law Center.  This Saturday, the Center for Consumer Law explores topics and issues that include –types of home or renter’s insurance and what do … Continue reading

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Bellaire Harvey Flood Debris Collection

Hurricane Harvey flood debris removal moved to another section of Bellaire, Texas this afternoon, but taking away all the curbside debris is far from over in this community and across the Houston area. Bellaire officials announced 3 sweeps by contractors … Continue reading

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Houston Mayor Update on Removal of Harvey Storm Debris

  Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner says landfills will operate  around the clock to remove Hurricane Harvey storm debris from homes and buildings in the city.  Texas Governor Greg Abbott granted the mayor’s request and arranged for the Texas Commission on … Continue reading

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Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma Recovery

After Hurricane/T.S. Harvey flooding 3 weeks ago, the I-Hop staff at Beechnut and 610 says the Meyerland restaurant will reopen Saturday afternoon.  Crews have been repairing the damage inside this I-Hop. Photos: Getty, C. Lim     The smelly flood debris piles … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irma & Hurricane Harvey

Moody Analytics’ preliminary estimate is that Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Harvey caused $150 billion to $200 billion in damage to homes, buildings and vehicles, ABC News reports. As of 8:59 a.m. Eastern Time Tuesday, Florida Sert reported 5,540,981 people were without power. At 10:18 a.m. … Continue reading

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Houston Recovers after Harvey Flooding

It’s been 2 weeks since Hurricane Harvey hit the Texas Gulf Coast and brought flooding rain to Houston.  The cleanup and recovery continues. Above a look at Houston trying to return to normal life today.  Donors also made it easier … Continue reading

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