[City Updates] Evening update (Dec. 29, 2015 at 9 PM)

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Evening Update 12-29-2015 As of 5:00 P.M., only 300 homes were without power. Oncor is in still in Rowlett and working around the clock. One note, power will not be restored to some because of the condition of the homes and the infrastructure needed to be installed or repaired. This…

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[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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[City Updates] The City is in "recovery mode"... (Dec. 28, 2015 at 1:00 PM)

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The City is in "recovery mode"...

Crews with heavy machinery are removing debris and vehicles from streets and rights-of-way. Currently, the areas labeled 242 and 244 on this map are completely closed to the public. Only residents already in their homes in these areas will be allowed to stay while…

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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] Evening updates for Dec. 27, 2015 at 6 PM

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As you know, Rowlett was hit by a large tornado last night. The National Weather Service has classified the tornado as an EF3. Based on assessments made by ground personnel, we know the damage will be significant and our hearts go out to our residents who have been hit.

Rowlett…

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