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Spring Branch ISD unsure when campuses will reopen, offers help to families

By | 2017-08-31T12:43:26+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Community, Education|

By Jaimy Jones, Houston Chronicle While Spring Branch Independent School District administrators are in the early assessment of their campuses after four days of rain and destructive flooding from tropical storm Harvey, they are offering assurances to parents and children affected by the storm. "Please do not worry about whether your child will be able [...]

Beaumont Water System Fails/Harvey Devastation Is Staggering

By | 2017-08-31T10:51:01+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Community, Public Safety|

The unfolding catastrophe due to Hurricane Harvey is staggering! Sadly, the death toll has risen to 29 lives lost. The number of people in shelters continues to rise, new mandatory evacuations due to Barker Dam Reservoir flooding Cinco Ranch in Fort Bend County, Texas and evacuations in Beaumont/Port Arthur continue. The water system is down [...]

File Harvey Insurance Claims ASAP: What You Need to Know

By | 2017-08-29T16:42:20+00:00 August 29th, 2017|Community, Public Safety, Residential|

As you know, our region is still in a state of emergency and there is flooding throughout. Flooding is still a serious threat and there are hazardous conditions across the region. People who are safely sheltered in place should remain there and avoid unnecessary travel. Know that even after the rain ceases, it may take [...]

Hurricane Harvey: List of Houston Emergency Shelters and Supply Needs

By | 2017-08-28T14:47:28+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Community, Public Safety|

If you are need of shelter as Houston continues to experience flood conditions as a result of Hurricane Harvey, the following locations have established temporary emergency shelters: George R. Brown Convention Center MO Campbell Education Center Holy Name Catholic Church Chinese Community Center Kashmere Garden Library Sunnyside MSC West End MSC Denver Harbor MSC Third [...]

Hurricane Alert Update: Potentially Life-Threatening Storm for Texas/Louisiana!

By | 2017-08-24T14:04:52+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Community, Public Safety|

Red Cross Partners and Friends: While we were sleeping overnight, a significant, prolonged and potentially life-threatening storm in the Gulf of Mexico continues to organize and strengthen. Tropical Depression Harvey has strengthened into a Tropical Storm and is expected to become a strong Category 1 Hurricane with sustained winds of 85 mph [...]

S.E.A.L Security Helps Bring Down Crime in Spring Branch

By | 2017-08-23T08:47:00+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|Community, Public Safety|

Public Safety is a priority in Spring Branch. Joseph Garza is an officer with S.E.A.L. Security, which the Spring Branch Management District contracts with as a part of our Public Safety Program. Tell me a little bit about S.E.A.L’s work with the Spring Branch Management District. We have been here for almost three years. We [...]