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The House Committee on Urban Affairs just announced a public hearing on Monday, Oct 2nd at 11am to hear invited testimony only regarding short- and long-term housing needs and related issues resulting from Hurricane Harvey and associated flooding.

In talking with the Committee Clerk, the invited testimony is from Commissioner Bush, Mayor Turner, and other staff from the General Land Office.

You can view the announcement at:

The hearing will not be broadcast but will be recorded.

If you recall, the House Committee on Appropriations is having their first disaster recovery hearing on Monday, October 2nd at 10am.  The location is the same, only the rooms are different.  You can view the Appropriations hearing details at: