Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner claims some minority neighborhoods are being unfairly treated by a Hurricane Harvey rebuilding program.
There is good news for patrons of a popular Westchase Houston library location that has been closed since Hurricane Harvey. Repairs to the Kendall Library are set to begin, but a Houston City Council member worries thousands of books that were undamaged by the storm may not survive the renovation.
There is good news for patrons of a popular Westchase Houston library location that has been closed since Hurricane Harvey. Repairs to the Kendall Library are set to begin. But a Houston City Council member worries that. Thousands of books that were undamaged by the storm may not survive the renovation.
Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush announced on Wednesday that he is requesting the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for Harris County to receive a direct allocation of $750 million for mitigation efforts.
The Texas General Land Office (GLO) announced Friday that the City of Houston and Harris County won’t receive any of the roughly $1 billion allocated for flood mitigation projects statewide.
The need for flood mitigation in places like Meyerland was indisputable. Fortunately, those improvements are in progress and Houston City Councilmember Abbie Kamin believes they're already helping.
The couple hired Diamond KK, Inc. in Conroe to repair their damaged home.
A judge on Thursday dismissed the criminal case against a chemical manufacturer and one of its former employees over a fire at its plant near Houston during Hurricane Harvey, saying prosecutors failed to present sufficient evidence to support the charges.
Arkema Inc. and two of its employees are on trial over charges accusing them of releasing toxic pollutants when the plant caught fire and sent toxic smoke into the air during Hurricane Harvey.
The LIFT UP Act would extend six months of federal disaster loan forgiveness dating back to money borrowed in 2015.
Life is getting a bit easier today for a World War Two veteran. He’s been living in a condemned house since his home flooded in Harvey but now his house in Texas City is home again.
The program provides repairs, rehabilitation, reconstruction, or other improvements so that the damaged home is more resilient against natural disasters, including elevating homes above flood level.
Project Recovery exists to assist Harris County residents in restoring homes damaged by floods through an array of options.
Many of the homes are in West Houston that flooded during Harvey after the reservoir gates were opened.
The new federally funded program is awarding $50,000 up to $250,000 in disaster relief and qualified Texas small business owners have until March 2, 2020, to apply.
Residents of West Bayou Oaks Townhomes spend hundreds of dollars a month on their homeowner's association fees and they say part of that goes for insurance. The insurance is supposed to cover a catastrophe like what happened with Hurricane Harvey.
A federal judge found the government liable for Hurricane Harvey flood damage to 10,000 to 12,000 homes and structures that are upstream of Addicks and Barker Flood Control Resevoirs. Thousands of Harvey victims will benefit from the federal judge’s ruling.
Less than a month for Houston homeowners to complete Hurricane Harvey damages and possibly receive reimbursement for the finished renovation and repairs.
The Texas General Land Office is seeking public opinion on how to spend billions of dollars in disaster relief funds.
This week’s panel : Wayne Dolcefino, media consultant; Charles Blain, Urban Reform; Carmen Roe, legal analyst and Houston attorney; Antonio Diaz-, writer, educator and radio host; Bob Price, Associate Editor of Breitbart Texas; Laura Moser, former Democratic congressional candidate talk about flood control and storm protection.