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2018-07-18 21:34 - News Release

AUSTIN, Texas – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded more than $6.2 million for the Texas Department of Transportation support activities following Hurricane Harvey.  

2018-07-16 21:49 - News Release

AUSTIN, Texas – Join the nearly 50,000 Texans who have learned from FEMA mitigation specialists at local home improvement stores how to better prepare their homes for natural disasters. 

2018-07-10 20:59 - News Release

AUSTIN, Texas – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded more than $9.2 million for Orange County debris removal following Hurricane Harvey.  

2018-07-09 18:35 - News Release

AUSTIN, Texas – Join the more than 47,000 Texans who have learned from FEMA mitigation specialists at local home improvement stores how to better prepare their homes for natural disasters. 

2018-07-09 18:31 - News Release

Dial 2-1-1 to be referred to confidential counselors in 31 Harvey-affected counties AUSTIN, Texas — Recovering from Hurricane Harvey doesn’t just mean rebuilding your home or finding a new job. Long after one’s physical recovery is complete, the signs of stress and trauma may remain.  

2018-07-06 18:01 - News Release

AUSTIN, Texas – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded $76.7 million to the Texas General Land Office as a reimbursement for the management and execution of the Partial Repair and Essential Power for Sheltering (PREPS) program following Hurricane Harvey.  

2018-07-03 19:46 - News Release

AUSTIN, Texas — July 4th is a time to enjoy the holiday and celebrate our nation’s history. But nothing ruins a good time like endangering the people and facilities around you. 

2018-06-27 18:20 - News Release

Houston’s Anderson family has benefitted from temporary lodging and repair assistance AUSTIN, Texas — Robert Anderson’s family had nowhere to go when they were forced from their Houston home by Hurricane Harvey’s floodwaters. Two of his children have cystic fibrosis, which made staying in a house potentially infested by mold or other microorganisms dangerous to their health.

2018-06-26 18:42 - News Release

Some residents in high-risk areas must maintain flood coverage or risk missing out on future aid AUSTIN, Texas – If disaster strikes once, it can strike again. Make sure you’re prepared — and remain eligible for assistance from the federal government — by buying and maintaining flood insurance. 

2018-06-22 20:35 - News Release

AUSTIN, Texas – Join the more than 43,000 Texans who have learned from FEMA mitigation specialists at local home improvement stores how to prepare their homes for natural disasters.