Texas News: Federal Disaster Declaration Granted Following Severe Weather In The Rio Grande Valley

18Jul - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News

AUSTIN, TX (STL.News) – On July 10th, Governor Abbott sent a letter to President Trump requesting a Presidential Disaster Declaration for three counties in the Rio Grande Valley that sustained severe weather and flooding causing widespread damage.  Wednesday, the President granted Governor Abbott’s request that will provide Individual Assistance for those in Cameron, Hidalgo and Willacy counties.

“I am grateful to the President and FEMA for granting Texas’ request for assistance following severe storms and flooding in the Valley,” said Governor Abbott. 

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