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  • Find disaster recovery assistance at these 6 FEMA centers in the Greater Houston area

    September 11, 2017
    By: Anna Dembowski - Community Impact 

    Three additional disaster recovery centers opened in the Greater Houston area Monday morning, Sept. 11. All six local centers are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and offer disaster recovery assistance to individuals and businesses affected by Hurricane Harvey.

    According to a statement from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the three centers that opened Monday are located at:

    Katy Mills Mall
    5000 Katy Mills Circle, Katy

    Baytown Community Center
    2407 Market St., Baytown

    Greenspoint Mall
    263 Greenspoint Mall, Houston

    Find disaster recovery assistance at these three FEMA centers in the Greater Houston area

    A disaster recovery center opened in Magnolia on Friday morning, supported by the state and Federal Emergency Management Agency. This marks the third DRC to open in the Greater Houston area as recovery from Hurricane Harvey continues.

    According to FEMA, area locations include:

    West Montgomery County Community Development Center
    31355 Friendship Drive, Magnolia

    George Brown Convention Center
    1001 Avenida De las Americas, Houston

    Sienna Annex
    5855 Sienna Spring Highway, Missouri City

    Additional sites can be located online.

    Affected residents and businesses can visit any DRC for in-person support when seeking federal aid.The centers are open to anyone within the 39 counties included in the Texas federal disaster declaration.
    Harris, Montgomery and Fort Bend counties are apart of this declaration, and residents may be eligible to receive disaster recovery assistance.

    According to a statement from FEMA, representatives with the Small Business Administration are also onsite to help businesses rebuild. Before visiting the center, residents and businesses should register with FEMA online, by phone (800-621-3362) or via the FEMA app.

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