News – Proclamation
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
TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME: WHEREAS, a disaster proclamation was issued on Wednesday, August 23, 2017, certifying that Tropical
Governor Greg Abbott allows utility companies to repair service in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.
Governor Greg Abbott adds additional counties to Hurricane Harvey disaster proclamation.
Governor Greg Abbott adds additional counties for Hurricane Harvey disaster declaration.
Governor Abbott adds 20 counties to original disaster declaration on August 23, 2017.
Proclamation issued by Governor Abbott suspending hotel and motel taxes during 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.