Special Edition – July 9, 2024
District F:

We hope you are safe. District F will distribute ice, water, and cleaning supplies on Wednesday. We will let you know more information once it is confirmed.

Be aware of price gouging during the hurricane. Report any suspicious price increases to the Texas Attorney General’s Office at (800) 621-0508 or file a complaint online. H-E-B is open.

More than 1.7 million people are without power. CenterPoint Energyestimated Monday evening that it would restore power to 1 million customers by the end of day on Wednesday, July 10. Many residents are expected to be without power even after Wednesday.

District F is incredibly diverse and necessitates language access. Our office is seeking unpaid volunteers to translate crucial notices in Mandarin, Farsi, Arabic, Vietnamese, Igbo, and Yoruba 2-3 times a month. If you are interested, please fill out this form.

Verizon is waiving call/text/data usage incurred by customers living in Hurricane Beryl-impacted counties from July 8th to 17th. Read more here.

Monday’s garbage and heavy tree waste will be collected on Tuesday, July 9. Storm debris collections will resume. Recycling and yard waste services are suspended.

Today’s heat advisory has heat index values in the three digits. Please drink adequate water, conduct work in the early morning/evening, wear light-colored, loose-fitting clothes, and do not leave children, seniors, or pets unattended.

The City of Houston has opened cooling centers. Call 311 if you need transportation. The Alief Neighborhood Center is closed due to power. Pets are allowed at cooling centers. There will be no food, snacks, or water (besides water fountains). Specifically, near the West:

City of Houston
Southwest Multi-Service Center
6400 High Star Dr., 77074
9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Bayland Community Center
6400 Bissonnet Street, Houston, TX 77074
9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Radack Community Center

Alief YMCA
7850 Howell Sugarland Rd, Houston, TX 77083
12 p.m. – 8 p.m.

YMCA International Services
3110 Hayes Rd, Houston, TX 77082
12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Lakewood Church
3700 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77027
8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Please take care of your family and neighbors. Be on the lookout and stay safe. For assistance, email us at [email protected]. We will update the district via the newsletter with our office’s water distribution efforts.

El Distrito F está distribuyendo agua, sirviendo a los residentes, proporcionando herramientas de recuperación y abordando la recolección de escombros de tormenta; la basura del lunes y los desechos pesados de árboles se recogerán el martes 9 de julio. Más de 1.7 millones de personas están sin electricidad; CenterPoint tiene como objetivo restaurar la electricidad a 1 millón para el miércoles 10 de julio. El aviso de calor de hoy tiene valores de índice de calor de tres dígitos; por favor, beba suficiente agua, trabaje temprano en la mañana/tarde, use ropa de colores claros y holgada, y no deje a los niños, ancianos o mascotas sin supervisión.


Khu vực F đang phân phát nước, phục vụ cư dân, cung cấp các công cụ phục hồi và xử lý việc thu gom mảnh vụn bão; rác và chất thải cây nặng vào thứ Hai sẽ được thu gom vào thứ Ba, ngày 9 tháng 7. Hơn 1,7 triệu người đang bị mất điện; CenterPoint đặt mục tiêu khôi phục điện cho 1 triệu người vào thứ Tư, ngày 10 tháng 7. Cảnh báo nhiệt hôm nay có chỉ số nhiệt ba chữ số; vui lòng uống đủ nước, làm việc vào sáng sớm/tối, mặc quần áo màu sáng, rộng rãi và không để trẻ em, người già hoặc vật nuôi mà không có người trông coi.

Additional languages (Faris, Arabic, Igbo, Yoruba): برای مشاهده ترجمه‌ها به فارسی، لطفاً اینجا کلیک کنید. لعرض الترجمات بالعربية، يرجى النقر هنا. Iji lee nsụgharị n’Igbo, biko pịa ebe a. Lati wo itumọ si Yorùbá, jọwọ tẹ ibi yii.

Council Member Tiffany D. Thomas