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Disaster Recovery Resources

Wharton Economic Development Corporation Resource Center

Wharton Chamber of Commerce Recovery Grant Application

Unemployment Assistance 

BCL Disaster Relief Handout

IRS Tax Relief


U.S. Small Business Administration’s Disaster Assistance Loan Program Resource

Getting Disaster Help From SBA—What You Need To Know

U.S. Small Business Administration’s Texas Resource Partners Offer the Following Services to Help Businesses Recover from the Effects of Hurricane Harvey

Hoja De Datos De La Adminiatración De Pequeños Negocios Préstamos Para Desastres

U.S. Small Business Administration Fact Sheet—Disaster Loans


Clean Up Tips & Resources

The Texas Association of Business is offering a hotline during normal business hours for business owners to help them with their needs: call 512-637-7714 or email hurricane@txbiz.org 

Click here for tips on beginning the cleaning process.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offer this advice for dealing with mold after flooding.

Texas Muck Map connects volunteers willing to help with cleanup efforts with homeowners in need of help. Click here

Beware of fraudulent repair service providers. Click here for Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's tips on how to avoid being scammed in Harvey's aftermath.

CrisisCleanup.org helps connect volunteers with those in need of help cleaning up. Call 844-965-1386 (TX) 800-451-1954 (LA) for help.

Wharton ISD Proposes School Bond Issue

Oct. 26, 2018 - $59 Million Bond Would Facilitate Needed Changes​   Studies show that building age, lighting, furniture, and structure could ...  READ MORE

Wharton Hazard Mitigation- Phase 1 receives 100% Federal Funding

Jul. 6, 2018 - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced July 5 how it will allocate billions of dollars for more...  READ MORE

Business Disaster Recovery Breakfast

Sep. 29, 2017 - 7:30 AM Wharton Civic Center 1924 North Fulton Street Wharton, TX...  READ MORE


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