Important: Safety tips for Hurricane Harvey

With Hurricane Harvey expected to make landfall in Texas today, Pete wants to make sure that you, your family, and friends have the necessary information to stay safe.

If you have emergency requests for food, clothing, and/or transportation, please contact the American Red Cross (1-866-438-4636) or 2-1-1 Texas (1-877-541-7905)

We also recommend that folks download the Ready Safe Texas app ( It will provide up-to-date evacuation maps, emergency alerts, locations of nearest services, and a customized emergency checklist based on answering several short questions.

We all look out for each other here in Texas, and we know that Texans will stick together throughout this storm.