Get Prepared

Our state’s geographic location increases our propensity for catastrophic weather, mainly hurricanes. All businesses and residents should be prepared.

  • Download the Galveston County Emergency Management’s Emergency and Disaster Guide here.
  • View the online edition of the Daily News’ Hurricane Preparedness Guide here.
Tropical Cyclone

The Disaster Quick Guides provided by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce help local businesses prepare for and recover from disasters.

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Your family may not be together if a disaster strikes so it’s important to make a plan.

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Hurricane and Storm Resources

In the aftermath of a hurricane, you shouldn’t have to worry about searching for account information or remember the details about all of your possessions. Be sure to have access to financial, insurance, medical and other records.

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Emergency Financial Preparedness tips from the Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce
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Stay informed

Connect with the Galveston County Emergency Management Department here and track upcoming storms via the National Hurricane Center.

If you need assistance with hurricane preparedness, contact the Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce at (409) 763-5326 or