What happened and how we're responding.

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City of Houston assessments and FEMA damage estimates of structures with damage:

Note: City damage assessments are still in progress and are based on visual observation.This data should not be viewed as a comprehensive damage survey.

Total count: 65,894


Average Inches of Rainfall in Houston during Harvey
(Source: National Weather Service)


Storm-related deaths in Harris County as of Sept. 27
(Source: Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences)


911 and 311 calls received for rescues and to report flooding during the storm:


Volunteer hours logged on reportyourhours.com


Families sheltered in over 270 Red Cross and partner facilities
(Source: American Red Cross)

Debris Removal

Total debris collected by the City of Houston and contractors:

To report debris, call 311 or click here to submit an online request. (Please limit to 1 report per household)

FleetCubic Yards Collected to Date
City of Houston345,456

The total debris collected so far would fill 353 Olympic size swimming pools.

The total debris collected so far would fill 8,647 buses.


Trucks collecting debris today in Houston (Source: Solid Waste Management)

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