New Harvey Intake Center opens

June 3rd, 2019

Residents of Baytown and East Harris County looking for assistance recovering from Hurricane Harvey have a new location where they can receive help applying to the Project Recovery-Harvey program, Harris County officials have announced.

The new location, at 729 Sharon Lane in Baytown, opened its doors to the public on Monday, June 3, replacing an interim office located along Market Street. The Sharon Lane office will operate Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. and on Saturdays by appointment only from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. To schedule a appointment, call 832-927-4961.

The only other area center is at 3315 Burke Road in Pasadena.

With the addition of the Baytown center, Project Recovery-Harvey now has five permanent locations to assist Harvey-affected homeowners who live in Harris County, but outside the Houston City Limits, get access to federal money designated to help repair flood-damaged homes, reconstruct homes deemed unlivable or vulnerable to future flooding, or for reimbursement of repairs already made.

Prior to visiting an Intake Center, residents are encouraged to fill out a pre-application at  A list of the five Intake Centers, and their locations, is included in this release. Project Recovery-Harvey will also continue to operate a part-time mobile intake location in Sheldon on Tuesdays and Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Malls offer hurricane victims complimentary family portraits

November 13th, 2017

Just in time for the holiday season, Baybrook Mall, Deerbrook Mall and First Colony Mall will provide complimentary family portraits on Sunday, Nov. 19 during mall hours for those impacted by Hurricane Harvey and lost family photographs. Families must reserve their spot online for their preferred location and will be provided two complimentary retouched digital images via email following their portrait session with Pixel Studio Productions. There are ten spots per hour and one family can sign up per spot. With limited spots available, walk-ups will be accommodated at the photographer’s discretion.

Those interested may sign up at the below links:

Baybrook Mall –
Deerbrook Mall –
First Colony Mall –

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