January 2023 Winter Storm


  • TDEM and Texas Emergency Management Council agencies continue response and recovery efforts in support of requests from local officials.
  • Texans who have sustained damage from the impacts of Winter Storm Mara are encouraged to report damages using TDEM’s online iSTAT form: damage.tdem.texas.gov

Individual and Family Resources

Report Damage

Affected Texans are encouraged to report property damage. Share pertinent details and photos to assist emergency management officials in the preliminary damage assessment process.

Texas Emergency Management Council State Agencies & Partners Resources

Local Official and Emergency Manager Resources


Governor Abbott and the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) announce the open application period for the FEMA Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) related to FEMA-DR-4705 (Severe Winter Storm 2023). The application period will be open from June 1, 2023 through November 3, 2023.

All entities seeking funding under this opportunity must have a FEMA approved Hazard Mitigation Plan at the time the project is submitted to FEMA for consideration and at the time an award is made except for projects to develop or update mitigation plans. An exception to this requirement may be requested on a case-by-case basis in accordance with FEMA’s 2023 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Guidance.

The full notice of Funding Opportunity can be found here.

All applications must be received by TDEM through the Grants Management System (GMS) no later than November 3, 2023 at 5:00 PM to be considered for funding.

Contact Information:   Hazard Mitigation Contacts

Hazard Mitigation GMS Application Process