A Mobile Registration Intake
Center (MRIC) by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has been
set up at Spring Woods Middle School to answer questions and to provide
information on assistance.
Spring Woods Middle School
9810 Neuens Road
Houston, Texas 77080
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM, 7 days a
week until further notice.
If you had storm damage, you
can either come to the MRIC and/or register online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov or via smartphone at m.fema.gov. You may also call 800-621-3362 or (TTY)
800-462-7585 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM daily. Multilingual operators are
Assistance can include grants
for temporary housing and home repairs for other serious disaster-related
needs such as medical and dental expenses. Those eligible may
register with FEMA even if they have insurance. FEMA cannot
duplicate insurance payments, but under-insured applicants may receive
help after their insurance claims have been settled.
Beginning tomorrow, the Solid Waste Department will begin
picking up storm debris in District A. Although it will take time to
reach all areas of the district, please be ready with your storm debris
outside. For safety reasons as well as Federal Emergency
Management Agency (FEMA) regulations, the City asks residents to help
by separating storm debris into the following six categories:
Normal Household Trash - Normal household trash
and bagged debris of any kind will not be picked up with debris as
part of this program. You should continue to follow your normal
Vegetative Debris - leaves (do not put in
bags), logs, plants, tree branches.
Construction & Demolition Debris - building
materials, carpet, drywall, furniture, lumber, mattresses, and
Appliances & White Goods - air
conditioners, dishwashers, freezers, refrigerators, stoves,
washers, dryers and water heaters.
Electronics - computers, radios, stereos,
televisions, other devices with a cord.
should place debris in the segregated piles as detailed above but not
near other objects like fire hydrants and mailboxes or under power
Call 3-1-1 for Structural Flooding
If you had water in your home, please call 3-1-1, or use the 3-1-1 app
on your phone. Click here to download the app. Reporting
structural flooding to 3-1-1 is the only way for the City of Houston to
know that you are experiencing a problem. After making the
report, you will be given a Service Request Number (SR#). Make
sure you write it down. If you need further assistance, please
either call my office at 832-393-3010 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
with the SR#.