As Texas declares a state of emergency for 30 counties before Hurricane Harvey makes landfall, Team Rubicon is monitoring Harvey’s movement and positioning resources for a response.
The National Hurricane Center issued a storm surge watch along the coast of Texas, as Harvey is expected to gain strength in the coming days and impact the coastlines of Louisiana and Mexico as well.
Volunteers with Team Rubicon have responded to 14 disasters in the state of Texas since 2010, including the flooding that plagued the Houston area in the spring of 2016.
Earlier that year, the organization erected its National Operations Center in Dallas due to its geographic importance, strong emergency management community, and high veteran population.
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