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Friday, May 24th, 2013 @ 4:01PM

BOIL NOTICE (North of Spring St.)

Public Notice to Boil Water Due to a low chlorine residual in the water system , the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has required our water system City of West, PWS ID # 1550009, to notify customers of the need to boil their water prior to consumption. To ensure…

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013 @ 1:51AM

FEMA Update 5-20-13

Insured applicants may be eligible for assistance for unmet needs AUSTIN, Texas – Disaster assistance may be available for losses not covered by insurance for residents in West, Texas. That is why the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is urging survivors to call the FEMA Helpline, 1-800-621-3362 or visit the Disaster Recovery Center…

Friday, May 17th, 2013 @ 3:24PM

FEMA Update 5-15-2013

    SENIOR CITIZENS WON’T LOSE BENEFITS IF THEY RECEIVE DISASTER AID AUSTIN, Texas – Senior citizens who sustained losses from the recent fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas needn’t worry that applying for federal disaster assistance will cause them to sacrifice their Social Security benefits, pay more taxes or give…

Thursday, May 16th, 2013 @ 3:30PM

New City Ordinance Regarding Demolition

The City of West Website posted details on a new ordinance passed on May 14th, 2013, regarding city requirements for homes to undergo demolition.  There are also several other pieces of great information available on that release, and we encourage everyone to look over them. Click of the link below…

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 @ 3:29PM

FEMA Update 5-13-13

DISCARDING YOUR SBA LOAN PACKET COULD BE LIKE THROWING AWAY MONEY AUSTIN, Texas –State and federal disaster recovery officials have a key message for homeowners, renters and business owners in West, Texas: Complete your U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) disaster loan application —Discarding it could be like throwing away money! After survivors register…