Did you have damages from the February 2021 winter weather? Do you want help registering for FEMA assistance?
FEMA will be holding a community registration event to help residents register for assistance from the February winter weather and will have in-person disaster assistance specialists to help you with your application.
FEMA Community Registration Event
Friday, May 14, 2021
10am – 3pm
William Travis Building, 1st Floor Meeting Room
301 Jackson Street
Richmond, TX 77469
Please bring the following with you (if available):
You can also apply for federal disaster assistance online at DisasterAssistance.gov or by calling 800-621-3362. If you need a reasonable accommodation or assistance filling out your FEMA application, please call 800-621-3362 or TTY 800-462-7585. Those who use a relay service such as a videophone, InnoCaption or CapTel should alert FEMA as to the specific number assigned to that service.
Disaster assistance is available without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, English proficiency, or economic status.
Fort Bend County will be picking up winter storm related debris between Monday, March 1 – Sunday, March 14, 2021!
You are encouraged to first check with your city, homeowners insurance company, or homeowners association to see if they will pick up your debris. If you live in a gated or private community, Fort Bend County will NOT be able to pick up your debris – please contact your normal trash service.
To be placed on the schedule to have your storm-related debris picked up, call or email Fort Bend County and leave your NAME, ADDRESS, and PHONE NUMBER.
Phone Number: 281-238-3499
Allowed: construction material, furniture, and storm-related vegetative waste
Not Allowed: appliances, e-waste, or household hazardous waste
Debris should be stacked or placed in clear plastic bags at the curb or public right-of-way. (Black garbage bags will NOT be picked up.) Debris piles that are blocked by vehicles will be passed by.
A Condition Yellow for Flash Flooding is in effect for the following locations through 7:00 AM CDT.