News – Proclamation

Aug 31

Governor Abbott Issues A Proclamation For Day Of Prayer In Texas After Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey hit the Texas coast on Friday, August 25, 2017, causing massive destruction along the Coastal Bend before moving up the Texas coast into Central and Southeast Texas resulting in unprecedented flooding and tragic loss of life; and

Aug 29

Governor Abbott Issues A Proclamation for Port Aransas Independent School District

TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME:  WHEREAS, a disaster proclamation was issued on Wednesday, August 23, 2017, certifying that Tropical

Aug 28

Governor Abbott Proclaims Utility Companies To Repair Service In Wake Of Hurricane Harvey

Governor Greg Abbott allows utility companies to repair service in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.

Aug 28

Governor Abbott Again Adds Additional Counties for Hurricane Harvey Disaster Declaration

Governor Greg Abbott adds additional counties to Hurricane Harvey disaster proclamation.

Aug 27

Governor Abbott Adds Additional Counties for Hurricane Harvey Disaster Declaration

Governor Greg Abbott adds additional counties for Hurricane Harvey disaster declaration.

Aug 26

Governor Abbott Requests Additional Counties for Hurricane Harvey Disaster Declaration

Governor Abbott adds 20 counties to original disaster declaration on August 23, 2017.

Aug 25

Proclamation Issued Suspending Hotel And Motel Taxes During Hurricane Harvey

Proclamation issued by Governor Abbott suspending hotel and motel taxes during Hurricane Harvey.

Aug 25

Governor Abbott Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration In Anticipation Of Hurricane Harvey

Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to President Donald J. Trump requesting a Presidential Disaster Declaration as Hurricane Harvey is set to make landfall.