To address the need for communities to perform efficient and timely cleanup of disaster debris, H-GAC provides training and resources to prepare local governments for such an event. The upcoming debris workshops are listed below. If you would like to be added to the email notification list, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Unless otherwise noted, all workshops are held at the H-GAC offices.
Thursday, November 9, 20178:30 am to 12:30 pmH-GAC Conference Room B/C, Second Floor3555 Timmons Lane, Houston, TX 77027
Refreshments for this workshop are provided by CrowderGulf.
The destructive forces of Hurricane Harvey including wind, storm surge, and historic rainfall generated never before seen quantities of debris throughout the state. The disaster has changed the lives of may Texans forever.
The purpose of this workshop is to explore:
There are two ways to participate in this workshop:
To attend in person please register here.
To attend via live webinar register here.
This workshop was held on Thursday, June 29, 2017.
Refreshments for this workshop were provided by Ceres Environmental Services, Inc.
The fastest evolving component of disaster management is public information. Not only are messages generated and disseminated at lightning fast speeds to supply demand, the techniques to deliver public messaging change daily. This workshop will focus on the emerging technologies to keep the public informed and to capture the critical information decision makers need. Discussion points for this workshop will include:
Refreshments for this workshop were provided by AshBritt Environmental.
The Office of Inspector General (OIG) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have released new reports and implemented new processes to help communities improve their disaster debris management capabilities. Discussion points for this workshop included: