Articles Tagged “FEMA”

  • EMC Butch Davis Updates Commissioners on FEMA Disaster Money

    In Commissioners’ Court this week, Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis thanked Deputy Coordinator Sherri Pegoda and County Auditor Patricia Allen’s office for their work on dealing with FEMA Disaster Relief paperwork. Mr. Davis reported separately…

  • FEMA Update

    More Texans are eligible for federal disaster assistance for the April storms, and many more have additional time to register with FEMA for aid. FEMA extended the period during which those affected by the storms…

  • FEMA Update

    FEMA reminds everyone that renters displaced by the May storms and flooding may be eligible for federal disaster assistance, including grants from FEMA and low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration. FEMA offers…

  • FEMA Updates

    Texans who suffered damage or loss from the April storms and flooding in Montgomery and San Jacinto counties have only until Friday, June 24, to register for FEMA disaster assistance. Texans who sustained damage or…

  • Commissioners Decide on State Grant for Matching Funds on Upcoming FEMA grant

    At Monday morning’s meeting of Walker County Commissioners, one of several different natural disasters the County has had to deal with was discussed. The flooding damage in our area in October had been assessed at…

  • County Gets TIF Grant And FEMA Reimbursement

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White who informed us the County has received a TIF grant, or TxDOT County Transportation Infrastructure Fund Grant program, and a reimbursement from…

  • FEMA Storm Prevention Specialists In Huntsville

    FEMA storm damage prevention specialists are in town now to give people advice. FEMA spokesperson Troy York tells us more . . . .

  • FEMA Incident Period Extended

    More Texans may be eligible for disaster assistance with news of an extension of the original incident period and the addition of another Texas county for Individual Assistance under a May 29th major disaster declaration…

  • Town Creek Project Gets Go-Ahead

    The City of Huntsville was pleased to receive notification this week that it has received the award letter from the Texas Department of Emergency Management (TDEM) approving a scope of work for “Improvements along approximately…

  • Last Day to Visit With SBA In Huntsville

    As the August 27 registration deadline to apply for individual assistance draws near, the State of Texas and FEMA urge disaster survivors in 42 counties to keep in touch throughout their recovery process. By keeping…