[City Updates] City Manager Brian Funderburk (Dec. 28, 2015 at 10 PM)

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The National Weather Service has upgraded the tornado to an EF4.

We continue to report 23 injuries and no fatalities.

At this point, we have assessed 1,000 homes in Rowlett with 854 impacted, damage is as follows:

  • 220 Affected (very little damage)
  • 298 Minor (many missing shingles, broken windows and…
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[Tornado Victims] Important relief information

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The City of Rowlett has compiled some relief information for those affected by Saturday's tornado. This info may change, we will update accordingly:

Food, Goods, Clothing and Financial Aid Red Cross Assistance Center: C3 Church – 3700 Chaha, 972-412-4420 Life Message – 4501 Rowlett Road, 877-518-1000 First Christian Church Rowlett…

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[Rowlett Animal Shelter] Donations up to capacity, monetary donations accepted at link provided.

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The outpouring of supplies has been outstanding and overwhelming. The Rowlett Animal Shelter is running out of space. If you have the opportunity to hold your supply donations for a few weeks, that would be best. If you are able to contribute monetary donations to help with medical expenses, please…

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[Supply locations] Now available at the following locations...

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Families of Rowlett: if you have immediate needs please utilize FUMC and FBC Rowlett. These locations have tons of donations and we are ready to help you!

If transportation is an issue please just reach out and we will get you what you need! Please don't hesitate to…

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[City Updates] City Manager Brian Funderburk (Dec. 28, 2015 at 9 AM)

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City Manager Brian Funderburk Provides 12-28 Update

As you know, Rowlett was hit by a large tornado on Saturday, December 26. The National Weather Service has classified the tornado as an EF3. Based on assessments made by ground personnel, damage is significant and our hearts go out to our residents…

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[City Updates] Mayor Todd Gottell update (Dec. 27, 2015 at 10 PM)

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Attention Rowlett Citizens: A few items for your attention...

  1. If any storm victim is in need of assistance, please feel free to stop by First Baptist Church Rowlett on Main Street, First United Methodist Church on Main Street, C3 Church in Chaha or Cornerstone Assembly of God on Schrade Road.…

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[Monetary donations] Pinterest and GoFundMe Acocunts compiled page

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We are compiling opportunities for donations, both items and monetary. If you have any suggestions, please message the Pinterest profile manager with a link to the opportunity. We have done our best to vet every GoFundMe account that we've posted. Please share where you can!

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[Donations] Update Dec. 27, 2015 at 4:20 PM

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From First United Methodist Church:

Our room was empty at 11 am this morning. God bless everyone who came out to help and who donated! FUMC Rowlett is shutting down donation taking at 4:30 pm today and will start up again at 9 am in the morning, but we are…

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