Important phone numbers and websites

May 24, 2011 5:15:40 PM PDT
In the case of an emergency, here are some phone numbers and websites that may prove helpful. City of Houston - Office of Emergency Management
713-884-4500
http://www.houstontx.gov/oem/index.html

Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management
6922 Old Katy Road
Houston, TX 77024
713-881-3100
http://www.hcoem.org

Harris County Housing Resource Center
713-578-2055
http://www.hrc.hctx.net
Galveston County Office of Emergency Management
281-309-5002
http://www.gcoem.org

Ft. Bend County Office of Emergency Management
281-342-6185
http://www.co.fort-bend.tx.us/ContactUs.asp?sitePage=3234&DepartmentID=3463&LastBreadCrumb=Contact%20Us

Montgomery County Office of Emergency Management
936-760-5852
http://www.mctxoem.org/

Harris County Citizen Corps
1001 Preston, Suite 911
Houston, TX 77002
713-755-4000
http://www.harriscountycitizencorps.com

National Weather Service, Houston/Galveston
1353 FM 646, Suite 202
Dickinson, TX 77539
281-337-5074

METRO Police
713-224-COPS (2677)

Crime Stoppers
713-222-TIPS (8477)

Reliant Energy
866-222-7100 (for service questions)
713-497-3000 (Reliant headquarters)

Centerpoint Energy
713-659-2111
800-752-8036 (24-hr. emergency reporting)

Motorists Assistance Program
713-CALL-MAP
713-225-5627

City of Houston Helpline
3-1-1

General Questions and Assistance
2-1-1

FEMA
1-800-621-3362
Hotels FEMA will bill directly: www.femaEvacHotels.com

American Red Cross
1-800-733-2767

Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD)
713-881-4500

Debris removal
For information on debris removal, call 800-207-2325

Texas Disaster Relief Fund
1-866-292-5357

Red Cross Shelter info
Offer a shelter, can call 713-881-3129
Need a shelter, call 1-800-RED-CROSS or 1-800-733-2767
Local Red Cross: 713-526-8300

Unemployment Benefits
1-800-939-6631

National Flood Insurance
1-866-395-7496

Texas Windstorm Insurance Assoc.
1-512-899-4900

Texas Consumer Complaint Center
877-839-8422

If you suspect price gouging, call the Texas Attorney General's office
800-337-3928

If you suspect price gouging, you can also call the Harris County District Attorney's Office
713-755-5105

Transtar road conditions
1-800-452-9292 or click here

The Texas Department of Insurance
Hurricane Ike Consumer Resource Page

To check out a list of phone numbers of your insurance carrier, Click here for list

Safe and Well List
American Red Cross has set up a location where you can register to let concerned family and friends know where you headed during your evacuation.

Missing Persons Information -- 713-526-8300

Galveston County Missing Persons Hotline
1-866-898-5723
The Galveston County Office of Emergency Management has activated a hotline to call for those searching for missing friends and family who live in the unincorporated areas of the county, including Bolivar Peninsula, Bacliff/San Leon, Freddieville and Algoa.

City of Galveston's Emergency Operation Center
281-309-5002 | Galveston (409) Number: 409-762-8621 x 5002 | Toll-free / 24-Hour On-call: 888-384-2000
www.gcoem.org/

Ft. Bend County general public inquiries
281-238-3430

Fort Bend EOC hotline
281-342-6185

Ft. Bend County evacuation for disabled
281 238-3233

Ft. Bend County radio information
1670 am

Texas Hurricane Guide
www.texasonline.com/portal/tol/en/emergency

Disaster Preparedness Resource Pages (StormLink)
www.tdi.state.tx.us/consumer/storms/index.html

Windstorm Inspection Program
www.tdi.state.tx.us/wind/geninfo.html

Houston TranStar
713-881-3000
www.houstontranstar.org

Galveston Evacuation Assistance & Registration:
409-797-3723 or 409-765-3710
www.cityofgalveston.org

Evacuation Assistance & Registration:
2-1-1

Harris County Switchboard
713 -755-5000
www.co.harris.tx.us

Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD)
713-881-4500

Motorist Assistance Program (MAP)
Dial CALL-MAP
713-225-5627

Harris County Flood Control District
713-684-4000
www.hcfcd.org

Harris County Animal Control
281-999-3191
www.hcphes.org

Houston Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA)
713-869-7722
www.spcahouston.org

Traffic Signal Repair
(State-owned roadways)
713-881-3210

METRO Police
713-224-2677
www.ridemetro.org

METRO Bus Route Information
713-635-4000
www.ridemetro.org

METRO Lift Information
713-225-0119
www.ridemetro.org

METRO Assistance Center
713-658-0180
www.ridemetro.org

State of Texas
www.state.tx.us

Texas Department of Transportation
713-802-5000
www.dot.state.tx.us

Traffic Signal Repair
713-802-5332

Road Conditions Information
713-802-5000
www.houstontranstar.org

Federal Bureau of Investigation
713-693-5000
www.fbi.gov

Salvation Army
713-752-0677
www.salvationarmyhouston.org

American Red Cross
713-526-8300
1-800-RED-CROSS or 1-800-733-2767
www.houstonredcross.org

United Way
2-1-1
www.uwtgc.org

Harris County Fire Marshal
281-436-8000
www.hcfmo.net/

Harris County Citizen Corps
281-436-8163
www.harriscountycitizencorps.com

Harris County Judge Ed Emmett
713-755-4000
www.judgeemmett.org