Articles Tagged “Hurricane Harvey”

  • Governor Abbott Extends State Disaster Declaration

    Governor Greg Abbott has extended the State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties affected by Hurricane Harvey. All Texas counties declared disaster areas will continue to be eligible for assistance as they recover and rebuild after Hurricane…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a Special Session this afternoon at 1:30 at the courthouse. County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford will discuss approval of the mitigation costs for Hurricane Harvey storm damage to be…

  • Governor’s Commission to Rebuild Texas Update

    Governor Abbott met with White House and Office of Management and Budget officials as well as U.S. Senate and House leaders, including Sens. John Cornyn and Ted Cruz, and the Texas Congressional delegation, in Washington,…

  • Free Private Well-Water testing

    Free Private Well-Water testing

    The AgriLife Extension Service of Walker County – along with Rebuild Texas – is offering an opportunity for free private well-water sample testing in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. If you would like to have…

  • Commissioners Meet for a Special Session

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a Special Session this afternoon at 1:30 at the courthouse. Justice of the Peace for Precinct #3 Mark Holt will address possible action on a salary increase for County Clerk…

  • Free Private Well Water Sample Testing

    The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Rebuild Texas and others are offering more opportunities for free private well water sample testing in counties affected by flooding from Hurricane Harvey. If you live in the affected…

  • FEMA Determination Letter & Right to Appeal

    If your application for disaster assistance following Hurricane Harvey was denied or you feel the award amount is insufficient, you have the right to an appeal. The determination letter is intended to explain which category…

  • Commissioners Approve Sheltering and Feeding Costs

    At Monday’s Commissioners’ Court regular session, Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis addressed commissioners in regard to paying HISD sheltering and feeding costs and costs at the Storm Shelter, Emergency Operation Center, and Animal Issues Shelter…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss action on paying HISD sheltering and feeding costs at the Storm…

  • Storm Event Update

    Monday, Walker County Commissioners discussed FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Grant Program for Hurricane Harvey. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis talked about the damage they were focusing on . . . .   Work includes…