Texas Strong

Edgar's picture

By WILL HURD

Hurricane Harvey left many fellow Texans with their lives in danger and homes destroyed.

However, the rapid response to this natural disaster has been exemplary. Ironically, as September is National Disaster Preparedness Month, it’s important to highlight the hard work and coordination of our first responders that saved countless lives and made Texas resilient in Harvey’s wake. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has done an incredible job aligning federal, state, and local agencies while seamlessly integrating private and non-profit partners into coordinated missions. Other federal agencies have aided these response efforts as well, like the Small Business Administration which assists small businesses and homeowners as they begin to rebuild through its disaster relief loan program.

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://etypeservices.com/The%20Ozona%20StockmanID57/

Rate this article: 
No votes yet