San Patricio County, A Federal Disaster Area, FEMA Aid Available
Portland, TX --- Texas Governor, Greg Abbott declared parts of Texas affected by major hurricane Harvey as disaster areas, including San Patricio County. A declaration of aid was granted by President Donald Trump and FEMA Aid is now available to anyone facing a loss in San Patricio County due to the high winds and flooding over the weekend.
If you have evacuated and are planning to return to your home, please use caution as the rainfall has caused road closures and flooding. Click here to map your route.
To apply for FEMA Aid: Call 1(800) 621-3362 (fema), download the FEMA app or apply online at disasterassistance.gov or https://www.fema.gov/apply-assistance
The SPCEDC office remains closed until power and water are restored to Portland, Texas.
San Patricio County water-boil advisory remains in effect.
Posted on August 29, 2017
by Adrianna Escamilla