Hurricane Harvey

August 28th, 2017 Emily Lakamp

As relief operations continue in the wake of the destruction caused by Hurricane Harvey on the Gulf Coast of Texas, Hamilton County Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency (EMHSA) is monitoring the event, will maintain situational awareness, and will remain in contact with local partners and resources, in the event that local assets are requested to aid in the disaster effort.


Those who wish to help in the Hurricane Harvey relief effort should remember to not self deploy themselves or their donated goods. Please be aware that the most effective way to support this effort is through cash donations, as it offers the most flexibility to address quickly developing needs.  Potential donors are strongly urged to always route their aid through trusted and reputable organizations. To donate, please visit:


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