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December 17, 2015
AUSTIN, Texas – State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in seven Texas counties will be closed Dec. 23 to Dec. 27 for the holiday. Disaster survivors who have questions may call the Federal...
December 16, 2015
AUSTIN, Texas – A State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) is now open in Hays County for homeowners, renters and business owners who sustained damage as a result of the ongoing severe storms,...
December 15, 2015
DENTON, Texas – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) urges people to buy flood insurance now – before the next flood hits.Flooding is the nation’s number one natural disaster, a fact people...
December 14, 2015
AUSTIN, Texas – When disasters such as the October severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding strike, farmers and ranchers may be eligible for assistance from several agencies and...
December 10, 2015
AUSTIN, Texas – Most Texans who have registered for disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), following the October severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and...
December 9, 2015
AUSTIN, Texas – State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) are now open in Hidalgo and Willacy Counties for homeowners, renters and business owners who sustained damage as a result of the ongoing...
December 9, 2015
AUSTIN, Texas – At the request of the state, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has added Cameron County to the Texas disaster declaration of Nov. 25. The counties now designated for...
December 8, 2015
AUSTIN, Texas – Three State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) are now open in Bastrop and Travis Counties for homeowners, renters and business owners who sustained damage as a result of the...
December 8, 2015
AUSTIN, Texas – A State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) is now open in Navarro County for homeowners, renters and business owners who sustained damage as a result of the ongoing severe storms,...
December 6, 2015
AUSTIN, Texas – Renters displaced from their homes or apartments by the October storms may be eligible for federal disaster assistance, which may include grants from the Federal Emergency Management...
December 1, 2015
DENTON, Texas –Residents of Arlington, Grand Prairie and the rest of Tarrant County have new preliminary flood maps to review.These maps help homeowners and businesses decide about purchasing flood...
November 27, 2015
AUSTIN, Texas—Texans who sustained damage or losses from the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that occurred Oct. 22 through Oct. 31 can now register for disaster assistance...
November 25, 2015
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Texas to...
November 25, 2015
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama's disaster declaration issued for the State of Texas.Assistance...
November 25, 2015
Texas Receives Federal Disaster Declaration; Texans Urged to Apply for Disaster AidDENTON, Texas – Texans affected by the recent severe storms should register now with the Federal Emergency...
November 12, 2015
Flood Risk Open House to View Maps in Raymondville and Brownsville, Texas Public Open House Events Scheduled to Share Map Changes and Flood Risk Information(Please note correction below to address...
November 5, 2015
DENTON, Texas – After working together for months to create new preliminary flood maps, officials from the city of Llano and Llano County, as well as the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)...
November 5, 2015
News ReleaseFlood Risk Open House to View Maps in Raymondville and Brownsville, Texas Public Open House Events Scheduled to Share Map Changes and Flood Risk InformationDENTON, Texas –Homeowners,...
November 5, 2015
DENTON, Texas –Homeowners, renters and business owners in the Texas counties of Cameron and Willacy are encouraged to look over newly released preliminary flood maps in order to determine their flood...
October 29, 2015
DENTON, Texas ––New flood maps for Otero County and the Village of Tularosa will become effective and will be used for rating flood insurance policies on Wednesday, Nov. 4. Flooding is the most...