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Public Invited to Town Hall Meeting with Chairman Larson & Chairman Huberty

Office of State Representative Dan Huberty District 127 For Immediate Release: Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Public Invited to Town Hall Meeting with Chairman Larson & Chairman Huberty WHO: Residents of House District 127                                                   […]

The Three Step Process: SBA Disaster Loans

The U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) provides low-interest, long-term disaster loans to businesses of all sizes, private non-profit organizations, homeowners, and renters to repair or replace uninsured/underinsured disaster damaged property. SBA disaster loans offer an affordable way for individuals and businesses to recover from declared disasters.

FEMA Fact Sheet: Elevating Your Flood Damaged Home to Avoid Future Damage

Oct. 11, 2017 Fact Sheet: Elevating Your Flood Damaged Home to Avoid Future Damage Texas homeowners rebuilding after Hurricane Harvey may have to elevate their homes to meet community floodplain management regulations. Communities participating in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) require all homes being substantially improved, or homes that have sustained substantial damage, to be built […]

NEWSLETTER: October 6, 2017

CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWSLETTER IN FULL! October 6, 2017 Thank you for subscribing to my newsletter. This is the sixth edition of our disaster series compiling the resources to help you and your family recovery from this historic weather event. This week’s edition includes recovery information and resources as well as some of […]

FEMA Fact Sheet: Critical Needs Assistance – Individuals and Household Program

FEMA Fact Sheet: Critical Needs Assistance – Individuals and Household Program  FEMA may authorize Critical Needs Assistance (CNA) to individuals and households who, as a result of the disaster, are displaced from their primary dwelling for at least 7 days. CNA is a fixed amount of $500 in accelerated disaster assistance provided to eligible individuals […]

FEMA Fact Sheet: Five Reasons FEMA Might Say You Are Ineligible for Housing Assistance And Five Ways You Might Be Able to Change That Decision

Fact Sheet: Five Reasons FEMA Might Say You Are Ineligible for Housing Assistance And Five Ways You Might Be Able to Change That Decision Texas residents affected by Hurricane Harvey may have received a letter from FEMA saying they are ineligible for Housing Assistance. There are five main reasons why you might receive this determination. In each […]

UPDATED: Texas Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (D-SNAP)

CLICK HERE FOR D-SNAP INFORMATION The Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program offers short-term food assistance benefits to families recovering from a disaster. D-SNAP is designed to help when people return to their homes and have access to electricity and grocery stores. Benefits are loaded on a Lone Star Card within three days of applying, and […]

Hauling Hurricane-Related Debris To The Curb – TCEQ

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Insperity Announces Funding Plan to Support Hurricane Harvey Recovery 

Insperity Commits $1 million to Launch Lake Houston Area Relief Fund  Insperity Contributes $1 million to The Insperity Fund   Houston – Sept. 11, 2017 – Insperity, Inc. (NYSE: NSP), a leading provider of human resources and business performance solutions for America’s best businesses, today announced a commitment of up to $2 million to help the local community recover from the […]

UPDATED: Hurricane Harvey Resources

This is a list of resources available through Agencies of the State of Texas, as of September 16, 2017. Governor’s Commission to Rebuild Texas This Commission, created by Governor Greg Abbott and led by Chancellor John Sharp, exists to help “rebuild critical public infrastructure in your community – roads, bridges, schools and other public facilities […]