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Houston Health Department, partners announce free COVID-19 testing schedule for week of September 14

2020-09-14T10:27:44-05:00September 14th, 2020|Community, Public Safety|

The Houston Health Department and its agency partners are announcing the schedule for sites offering free COVID-19 tests the week of Sept. 14, 2020. The week will offer more than 20 free testing sites across Houston, including four mega sites. Houston Health Department The Houston Health Department, in partnership with the U. S. Department of Health and [...]

Prepare for Hurricane Laura Impacts (Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.)

2020-08-26T19:48:28-05:00August 26th, 2020|Community, Public Safety|

Harris County Residents Should Prepare for Hurricane Laura Impacts by 8:00 p.m. (Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.) The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management (HCOHSEM) and partners remain activated at Level 1-Maximum Readiness to respond to Hurricane Laura. The storm will make landfall overnight and will impact areas of Harris County with strong winds and [...]

Prepare for Hurricane Laura Impacts (Wednesday, 10:00 a.m.)

2020-08-26T12:01:13-05:00August 26th, 2020|Community, Public Safety|

Harris County Residents Should Prepare for Hurricane Laura Impacts by 6:00 p.m. (Wednesday, 10:00 a.m.) The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management (HCOHSEM) and partners are activated at Level 1-Maximum Readiness to respond to Hurricane Laura. This morning, Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo signed a Disaster Declaration for Harris County. It is [...]

UPDATE: Hurricane Laura Tuesday, 10:00 a.m.

2020-08-25T10:35:57-05:00August 25th, 2020|Community, Public Safety|

Harris County Residents Should Act Now to Prepare for Laura (Tuesday, 10:00 a.m.) Hurricane Laura has entered the Gulf of Mexico and models place the Texas coast in the storm’s path. Harris County residents near the coast should make preparations now to ensure the safety of life and property. While tracks will likely continue to shift [...]

Houston Health Department, partners announce free COVID-19 testing schedule for week of August 24

2020-08-24T09:41:28-05:00August 24th, 2020|Community, Public Safety|

The Houston Health Department and its agency partners are announcing the schedule for sites offering free COVID-19 tests the week of Aug. 24, 2020. The week will offer more than 20 free testing sites across Houston, including five mega sites. Houston Health Department The Houston Health Department, in partnership with the U. S. Department of Health and Human [...]

UPDATE: Tropical Storm Laura

2020-08-23T17:49:51-05:00August 23rd, 2020|Community, Public Safety|

UPDATE: Tropical Storm Laura (Sunday, 5:00pm) What is the danger? Tropical Storm Laura is expected to enter the Gulf of Mexico early this week, intensifying into a hurricane. Strong winds and storm surge are possible for coastal areas of southeast Texas as early as Wednesday morning. The forecast will continue to change over the coming [...]

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