Articles Tagged “FEMA”

  • Red Cross Distributing Supplies To Disaster Victims In Riverside Today

    The Red Cross will be distributing supplies to disaster survivors at the First United Methodist Church in Riverside today from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, and FEMA’s Disaster Survivor Assessment team will be onsite to…

  • More FEMA Info

    State and federal dollars are flowing into Texas communities recovering from the May 4 through June 19 storms, straight-line winds, tornadoes and floods. To date, more than $137 million in state and federal grants, U.S.…

  • Interim Funding Approved By Commissioners For Road Repair

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, commissioners discussed approval of amending the 2014-15 budget to approve interim funding of operation budget increases for repairs related to the declared disaster that are expected to be eligible for…

  • FEMA And SBA Flood Disaster Loan Information

    Regional Administrator Yolanda G. Olivarez of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), has announced that SBA has approved more than $12.4 million in federal disaster loans for Texas businesses and residents impacted by severe storms,…

  • Breaking News: Walker County Now Designated For Individual Assistance

    The federal disaster declaration for Texas has been expanded to include Individual Assistance for seven additional counties as a result of the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that began May 4, according to…

  • County EMC Butch Davis Urges Flood Victims To Register With FEMA

    Maybe you haven’t been in the flooded area of Walker County to see it, but there are several hundred homes that have been flooded by the recent heavy rains and the swollen Trinity river in…

  • Disaster Funds Applied For

    As you have likely noticed, the incredible amount of rain we got in Huntsville and Walker County did a lot of road damage. Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis informed Commissioners Tuesday morning that he had…

  • New GPS Point In Huntsville Under Consideration

    Registered Surveyor for the City of Huntsville, Gene Woods, addressed Walker County Commissioners Monday morning in regard to allowing LEICA Geosystems to place a GPS base station antenna on the Walker County Storm Shelter .…

  • Commissioners Move Forward on Subdivision

    Monday morning, Walker County Commissioners moved a step forward in bringing the Texas Grand Ranch subdivision development to FM 1374. They approved the variance request to drop going through the machinations of a detailed study…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will hold a regular session at City Hall at six this evening. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes adoption of an ordinance denying the Entergy rate increase request and approving a recommended settlement…