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Posted on: January 27, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Storm Recovery Update

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Here is the latest information regarding storm recovery efforts in Baytown as of 12pm Friday:


Power Outages

  • CenterPoint reports 86 customers without power in Baytown. 


  • 60 houses were damaged in the storm. 
  • Four of those houses were destroyed, while 7 had major damage. 
  • Residents can report damage using the iSTAT online tool: 


  • Baytown Public Works will continue debris removal on Saturday and possibly on Sunday, if not completed. 
  • Brush collection will also follow the normal schedule next week. 

Disaster Relief Agencies 


  • Texas Gulf Coast Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD) 


  • United Way of Greater Baytown and Chambers County 


Volunteer Connect:  

Services: volunteer management, donations, and long-term recovery


  • Faith Family Church

Services: debris cleanup, repairs, volunteer management, donations


  • Dial 2-1-1

The United Way Helpline (211) connects callers with critical health and human services programs for basic needs such as food, shelter, clothing, rent and utility assistance, as well as physical and mental health services.


  • American Red Cross 

1-800-Red Cross  

Services: mass care, shelter, damage assessments, case management, and financial assistance 


  • Salvation Army 

(713) 752-0677  

Services: Canteen food service, food cards and clean up kits. 


  • Lone Star Legal Aid 

(800) 733-8394  

Services: Disaster Legal Aid 


  • Houston Food Bank 


We will have more updates when available.

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