Flooding

Crenshaw, Fletcher Bipartisan Amendment to Provide Additional $45 Million in Funding for Harvey Recovery Passes House

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(Washington, DC) –Congressman Dan Crenshaw (R-TX-02) and Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher (D-TX-07) announced their bipartisan amendment to provide $45 million in additional relief for households impacted by Hurricane Harvey passed the House of Representatives today. The amendment was included as a part of the disaster supplemental legislation that advanced through the House today. “This will provide... Read more »

Crenshaw Announces Over $25 Million FEMA Grant For Humble ISD

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Crenshaw Announces $25 Million FEMA Grant For Humble ISD WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Dan Crenshaw announced that Humble Independent School District (ISD) is receiving a $25 million grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help protect Kingwood High School from future flooding. “It’s been over two years since Hurricane Harvey tore through our community and left Kingwood High Sc... Read more »

ICYMI: Crenshaw Tours Huffman, Humble And Kingwood In Wake Of Imelda Flooding

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ICYMI: Crenshaw Tours Huffman, Humble And Kingwood In Wake Of Imelda Flooding WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Congressman Dan Crenshaw met with local officials, as well as business owners and residents who flooded in Huffman, Humble and Kingwood. He surveyed damage, discussed how local and federal government can work together to improve Houston’s infrastructure, and listened to constituents’ experienc... Read more »

Crenshaw And Olson Host Harris County Flood Control District And City Of Houston For Delegation Update

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Crenshaw And Olson Host Harris County Flood Control District And City Of Houston For Delegation Update WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Dan Crenshaw and Pete Olson hosted Harris County Flood Control District (HCFCD) and the City of Houston in the nation’s capital yesterday for a briefing. Members of the Houston delegation received an update on Hurricane Harvey recovery projects, including San Jaci... Read more »

Crenshaw Releases Statement On FEMA Funds For Lake Houston

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HOUSTON, TX – On Friday, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced funding for the Lake Houston Dam Spillway Improvement Project. The project, which converts Lake Houston’s dam to dam gates, was awarded a total of $47,170,953 ($35,378,214 in federal funds). Congressman Crenshaw released the following statement in response to the announcement: “This is great news for the entire San J... Read more »

ICYMI: Crenshaw Pens Op-ed Providing Update On Harvey Relief Efforts

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ICYMI: Crenshaw Pens Op-ed Providing Update On Harvey Relief Efforts WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Dan Crenshaw penned an op-ed in the Houston Chronicle to mark the start of 2019’s hurricane season. In the piece, Crenshaw provides updates on local and federal Harvey relief and flood mitigation efforts. Over 600 days have passed since Harvey made landfall on southeastern Texas and the Houston region... Read more »

Crenshaw Joins Bipartisan Group of Members In Introducing Legislation Calling for Release of Disaster Funds

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Crenshaw Joins Bipartisan Group of Members In Introducing Legislation Calling for Release of Disaster Funds WASHINGTON, DC – Representative Dan Crenshaw joined Representatives Lizzie Fletcher (TX-07), Randy Weber (TX-14), Brian Babin (TX-36), Kevin Brady (TX-08), G. K. Butterfield (NC-01), John Carter (TX-31), Joe Cunningham (SC-01), Bill Flores (TX-17), Sylvia Garcia (TX-29), Jenniffer Gonzalez-C... Read more »