Governor Abbott Visits Homes Being Rebuilt After Hurricane HarveyGovernor Abbott spoke with volunteers to thank them for helping their fellow Texans in need as well as homeowners impacted by the devastating storm.
Houston Mayor: Recovery From Harvey Not Fast EnoughThousands of people still need help as they continue living either in hotels or in damaged homes, said Mayor Sylvester Turner.
Texas Announces $1B For Mitigation Efforts After HarveyGovernor Abbott said the funding can be used by cities and counties to pay for a variety of projects, including buyouts and elevations of homes.
Bush Got Contractor Donations After $13M Harvey ContractGeorge P. Bush's office is overseeing the housing rebuild post-Harvey and agreed to the contract in October with Horne LLP. Three days later, 34 Horne officials collectively donated $27,500.
FEMA Allowing Churches To Apply For Hurricane Disaster AidThe Federal Emergency Management Agency has revised its policies to allow houses of worship to apply for some federal aid to help deal with damage from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Some Hurricane Harvey Evacuees Still In North Texas On ChristmasA single mother from Port Arthur and her kids remain in Fort Worth after Hurricane Harvey hit in late August. She said her application for help with FEMA is stalled.
Hurricane Harvey Evacuees Spend Christmas In North TexasOn this Christmas Eve, some of the evacuees are spending the holiday in North Texas, hoping to put memories of Harvey behind them.
Nearly $1 Billion Raised For Rebuilding Texas After HarveyThe groups helping to rebuild on the Texas Gulf Coast after Hurricane Harvey have collected close to $1 billion in donations.
House GOP Unveils $81B Disaster Relief For Hurricanes, FiresHouse Republicans on Monday unveiled an $81 billion disaster aid package to help hurricane-ravaged communities and states hit by wildfires, almost double the amount requested by President Donald Trump.
Lack Of Transparency Clouds Texas Spending After HarveyTexas has been awarded billions in federal aid to help recover from Hurricane Harvey and the devastating flooding that followed, but it's unclear how the state is spending its share of the money.
Board OKs Rebuilding 4 Houston Schools Ravaged By HarveyThe Houston school district board has voted to demolish and rebuild four elementary schools severely damaged by Hurricane Harvey floods.
Studies Say Global Warming Made Harvey's Deluge 3 Times More LikelyWhile scientists said that climate change didn't trigger Harvey, studies calculated that a warmer world tripled the likelihood that the hurricane would bring record rainfall and flood Houston.