Home Repair Information Available in Harris, Jefferson and Nueces Counties Feb. 12-17

As Texans repair or rebuild their homes damaged by Hurricane Harvey and subsequent flooding, FEMA and home improvement stores in Harris, Jefferson and Nueces counties are teaming up to provide free information, tips and literature on making homes stronger and safer. FEMA mitigation specialists will be on hand to answer questions and offer tips and Read More …

Downtown Rockport Clean Up Day!

Keep Aransas County Beautiful! There will be a Downtown Clean Up to help get the rubble off the streets and into dumpsters where it belongs, Sunday, February 18 at 12 p.m. Meet at the Apple Dumpling Deli. Follow the link to the Facebook event for more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/391344074625352/

Additional free testing available for private water well owners affected by Hurricane Harvey

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and others are collaborating to offer another set of free water testing opportunities Feb. 14-15 for private well owners in areas affected by floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey. Dr. Diane Boellstorff, AgriLife Extension water resource specialist, College Station, said water from a flooded well should not be used for drinking, cooking, Read More …

A Storm to Remember: Hurricane Harvey and the Texas Economy (Facebook Live Event)

The Comptroller’s office recently released an analysis on the economic effects of Hurricane Harvey. Please join them Tuesday, Feb. 13 at 12:30 p.m., for a Facebook Live panel discussion delving further into this special edition of Fiscal Notes. Experts from the Revenue Estimating and Communications and Information Services Divisions will answer questions about the report’s Read More …

The deadline for storm related debris pick up has been extended by 30 days until March 14, 2018.

The deadline for residents to place storm related debris at the curb to be picked up by the county has been extended by 30 days until March 14. Debris removal crews will continue to collect debris until this date, at which point a final collection will be initiated across the County. February 12 remains the Read More …

Hotels/Cottages Show Resilience & Commitment

Need a place to stay? Check out the latest list of hotels, cottages, and apartments that are currently open or that will reopen in the future. Hotels & Cottages Link: http://www.rockport-fulton.org/media/uploads/files/Hotel%20Motel%201A.pdf Apartment Link: http://members.rockport-fulton.org/list/search?q=apartments&st=0 Information source Rockport/Fulton Chamber of Commerce.

TX General Land Office Hosts Affordable Rental Housing Program Meeting

The Texas General Land Office will host a Hurricane Harvey Affordable Rental Housing Program meeting on February 20th, 2018, from 3:00pm – 6:00pm Meeting will take place at the Aquarium at Rockport Harbor Education Center.  706 Navigation Circle, Rockport, TX 78382. If you are a property owner in Aransas, Refugio,or Nueces county and your multi-family Read More …