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Texas News: Governor Greg Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration In Response To Approaching Tropical Disturbance

AUSTIN, TX – Texas Governor Greg Abbott today issued a State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties impacted by severe weather and flooding as a tropical system approaches the state.  Prior to today’s disaster declaration, the Governor has ordered the Texas State Operations Center (SOC) to increase its readiness level to level II (escalated response conditions) … Continue reading Texas News: Governor Greg Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration In Response To Approaching Tropical Disturbance

Texas News: Texas Governor Greg Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration In Response To Severe Weather, Flooding

AUSTIN, TX – Texas Governor Greg Abbott yesterday issued a State Disaster Declaration for six Texas counties impacted by severe weather and flooding.  Prior to today’s disaster declaration, Governor Abbott authorized the use of all available resources of state government and of political subdivisions to aid in response efforts. “As severe weather and flooding continue … Continue reading Texas News: Texas Governor Greg Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration In Response To Severe Weather, Flooding

Hawaii News: Governor Ige’s request for Presidential Disaster Declaration for Hawaii Island – Approved

HONOLULU, HI – Hawaii Governor David Ige’s request for a Presidential Disaster Declaration for Hawai‘i Island was granted, one day after the governor submitted the request. The disaster declaration means that federal assistance will be available for public facilities such as roads, public parks, schools and waterpipes damaged or destroyed by the Kilauea volcanic eruption … Continue reading Hawaii News: Governor Ige’s request for Presidential Disaster Declaration for Hawaii Island – Approved