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State of Texas
Federal Emergency Management Agency
News Release
Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Help will remain available after Galveston County Disaster Recovery Center closes

AUSTIN, Texas — The State of Texas/Federal Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Dickinson will close permanently at 6 p.m., Friday, June 8. However, help is just a mouse click, phone call or tap on the FEMA app away.

The center at the following location is closing:

Galveston County

Old Amegy Bank

2401 Termini Drive

Dickinson, TX 77539

The DRC will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, through June 8.

Individuals and businesses in counties included in the Texas federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Harvey and the subsequent floods can still get help by:

  • Logging into their account at

  • Calling the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362 (voice, 711/VRS-Video Relay Service) (TTY: 800-462-7585). Multilingual operators are available (press 2 for Spanish).

  • Downloading the FEMA app, available for Apple and Android mobile devices. To download, visit

  • Visiting any of the disaster recovery centers still open. Locations of other recovery centers can be found online at

For more information on Hurricane Harvey and Texas recovery, visit the Hurricane Harvey disaster web page at, Facebook at, the FEMA Region 6 Twitter account at or the Texas Division of Emergency Management website at

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