Gov. Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration At Southern Texas Border Due To 'Influx Of Unlawful Immigrants'"Texas continues to step up to confront the border crisis in the federal government's absence, but more must be done," said Gov. Greg Abbott in a statement.
Texans Warned About Hiring Unlicensed Contractors For Winter Storm CleanupTexans are being reminded that the disaster declaration declared after deadly winter storms allows out-of-state and unlicensed contractors to obtain temporary registration and work on damaged properties in the state.
How To Apply For FEMA Assistance In Texas If You Are EligibleTexas residents in many areas of the state are now able to apply for federal assistance if they were affected by the historic and devastating winter storms this week.
Biden Declares Major Disaster In Texas, Federal Assistance UnderwayThe White House announced on Saturday that the president had declared a major disaster in Texas, and he has asked federal agencies to identify additional resources to address the suffering.
President Biden To Sign Major Disaster Declaration For Texas, Could Visit State As Soon As Next WeekPresident Joe Biden says he is making a major disaster declaration for Texas that will clear the way for more federal resources, and plans to visit the state at a time when he won't be interfering with the disaster response.
Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins Issues Disaster Declaration Due To Extreme Cold, Snow And IceDallas County Judge Clay Jenkins issued a local disaster declaration and executive order in the wake of a winter storm that has brought record-breaking low temperatures and widespread power outages.
Disaster Declaration Issued For Texas Due To Winter WeatherTexas Gov. Greg Abbott has issued a disaster declaration for all counties due to "severe winter weather" impacting the state.
Face Coverings To Remain Required Inside Tarrant County Businesses Through FebruaryJudge Glen Whitley said he is relying on the advice of local medical professionals he trusts, as well as support from other residents who aren’t speaking out during public meetings.
Tarrant County Leaders Expected To Extend COVID-19 Disaster Declaration Through FebruaryAn order requiring face coverings could also be extended through the winter.
Texas Senators Cruz, Cornyn Urge President Trump To Issue Federal Disaster Declaration Following 2 HurricanesU.S. Senators Ted Cruz and John Cornyn wrote President Trump in support of Gov. Abbott’s request for a federal major disaster declaration following Hurricanes Laura and Hanna in Texas.
Disaster Declaration Issued For Southeast Texas County After Brain-Eating Amoeba Found In Water Supply Of CityGov. Greg Abbott has issued a disaster declaration for a county in Southeast Texas after a rare brain-eating amoeba was found in the water supply of a city.
Gov. Abbott Extends Texas Disaster Declaration For COVID-19 ThreatTexas Gov. Greg Abbott on Saturday extended the state's disaster declaration for all counties in response to the COVID-19 threat.
Small Businesses Suffering After Last Year's Dallas Area Tornadoes Have 1 Week Left To Apply For Federal Help The SBA issued a disaster declaration for Dallas and neighboring counties, and as a result, small businesses may qualify for federal assistance.
Texas Disaster Declaration For COVID-19 Threat ExtendedA disaster declaration for all counties in Texas in response to the COVID-19 threat has been extended, Gov. Greg Abbott announced Friday.
Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson 'Stunned' By FEMA's Denial Of Disaster Declaration For Tornado DamageFEMA on Wednesday denied the state's appeal for a major disaster declaration for the damage caused by the October 20-21, 2019 storms that struck North Texas.