Posted on · Examining the early forecasts; plus, what to be aware of and how to best prepare.
Posted on · The Atlantic hurricane season is here. A disaster relief expert and NOAA's chief hurricane forecaster walk us through the next six months.
Posted on · On Monday's show: What this weekend's temporary ruling from the state's highest court means in the battle over mask mandates, a new podcast examines the deadly power failure six months ago, how to disaster-proof new development in the city, and an update on local sports.
Posted on · On Friday's Houston Matters: A Texas Supreme Court ruling on mail-in voting amid COVID-19, preparing for hurricane season amid a pandemic, and The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week's news.
Posted on · On Monday's Houston Matters: Masks are now mandatory in public in Harris County, preparing for hurricane season during a pandemic, a bug expert answers your questions, and the latest news in sports.
Posted on · John Abodeely discusses how Houston Arts Alliance is promoting the city and helping cultural organizations be better prepared for natural disasters.
Posted on · On Wednesday's Houston Matters: We learn about Texans helping Florida prepare for Hurricane Michael. Then, we discuss local efforts to reduce climate change. Plus, our experts break down the latest political news. We discuss how disabilities are depicted in the media. And we learn about a new prequel to Bram Stoker's Dracula.
Posted on · On Thursday's Houston Matters: We get an update on the post-Harvey recovery process in Fort Bend County. Then, local arts organizations share the lessons they learned from Harvey. Plus, our non-experts discuss The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week's news. And a local educator teaches college students etiquette.
Posted on · Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner has criticized federal leaders for not including money for flood infrastructure in its previous disaster aid bills, an oversight he calls, “funding for failure”
Posted on · IT administrators from Houston ISD are sharing what they learned from Harvey with schools around the country.
Posted on · Whenever there's a storm headed our way, we respond in a number of ways. Many Houstonians heed warnings of public officials to shelter in place if the storm is particularly serious. Others flaunt such warnings and make up their own minds about how dangerous a coming storm may be. Some media seek to explain what's […]
Posted on · The Allstate Foundation will give away disaster-preparation kits Saturday, July 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Houston Museum of Natural Science. We learn what you should have in your disaster kit.
Posted on · New to Houston? Well, we have this thing called hurricane season, and you really need to know about it. First, it starts Saturday and continues through November. It's the six month period in which hurricanes and major tropical storms are most likely to make landfall and potentially do some damage. And while Greater Houston has […]