Hurricane Ike Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Wheelbarger v. City of El LagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... in determining that a condominium complex in which she owned a unit had been "substantially damaged" by Hurricane Ike. She claimed that this determination, communicated in a letter to her condominium association, was made without affording her a ...

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  2. DETCOG assigns contractors to build 42 houses for Hurricane Ike disaster recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Deep East Texas Council of Governments Executive Director, Walter Diggles, announced Thursday that that the DETCOG/Texas General Land Office Hurricane Ike Disaster Recovery Housing Program has 42 site-constructed and manufactured housing units assigned to approved contractors. Diggles said that the building and placement of twenty two of those homes and MHU's is underway with four already completed.

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  3. Scourge of FEMA Trailers Wins MacArthur 'Genius' GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... a fight in Galveston, Tex. over the rebuilding of affordable housing in Galveston, Tex. that was lost to Hurricane Ike. The city's newly-elected mayor was at the time arguing against rebuilding 569 public housing units destroyed or damaged by the ...

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  4. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... changes? They had weathered such storms in the past (they thought) and lived to tell the tale. This time, with Hurricane Ike bearing down on therm, they prepared with a party - and I'm sure it was fun - until the lights went out and the ...

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  5. Redoing Memorial Park: New $100 million plan to change Houston's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | CultureMap

    ... to be scheduled in the near future. Woltz is leading the effort to vivify the grounds that were ravaged by Hurricane Ike in 2008 and by the droughts that have plagued Texas in recent years. He has surrounded himself with a team of 70-plus local ...

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  6. Fitch Rates Galveston, TX Waterworks and Sewer System Revenue Bonds 'A+'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... plan (CIP) is predominantly driven by plant asset recovery and reconstruction after the city was hard hit by Hurricane Ike in 2008. FEDERAL GRANT INFUSION: suffered severe flooding damage during the hurricane and benefits from substantial federal ...

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  7. Fitch Rates Galveston, TX Go Rfdg Bonds 'Aa-'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... hub for medical research. UTMB is nearing completion of a 13-story hospital to replace a facility damaged by Hurricane Ike. UTMP reports total fiscal 2013 personnel at 11,452 representing about 8% of the county's total employment base and a likely ...

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  8. Outlook for Texas-Based Columbia Lloyds Insurance Revised to StableRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Insurance Journal West

    ... of adverse weather-related events, fire losses and the lingering effects stemming from the large number of Hurricane Ike-related lawsuits. Growth in Arkansas and Oklahoma, particularly in 2012, has adversely impacted the group's results as most of ...

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  9. Memorial Park proposal bridges history and ecologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... The drought of 2011 was the impetus for a master plan for the park. The devastation of the tree canopy from Hurricane Ike and the drought of 2011 was the impetus for a master plan, but the park's ecosystem was compromised long before. Camp Logan was ...

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  10. Proposed plan would bring big changes to Memorial ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Chron

    ... The drought of 2011 was the impetus for a master plan for the park. The devastation of the tree canopy from Hurricane Ike and the drought of 2011 was the impetus for a master plan, but the park's ecosystem was compromised long before. Camp Logan was ...

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  11. Ohio ranks among the safest states to liveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | WKSU-FM Kent

    ... six costliest years for catastrophes have occurred since 2008," Bonelli says. It's a timeline that includes Hurricane Ike and Superstorm Sandy, as well as several summers of heavy straight winds known as derechoes and last winter's infamous polar ...

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  12. Insurers, Be Ready To Pay Twice In TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | JD Supra

    ... (Tex.App. Dallas Aug. 7, 2014, no pet. h.) ViewPoint involved a claim for property damage arising from Hurricane Ike. Upon settlement of the claim, the insurer issued checks payable to its insured and the mortgage holder.[1] 2014 WL 3867810, at *1. ...

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  13. Study Offers New Way To Predict Hurricane...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | RedOrbit

    ... to hit the United States have been labeled a Category 1 or Category 2 because of their slower wind speeds. Hurricane Ike, for example, was a category two storm when it made landfall in 2008, meaning it had maximum sustained winds of 96 to 110 miles ...

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  14. A.M. Best Revises Outlook to Stable for Columbia Lloyds Insurance Company and MDOW Insurance CompanyRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... of adverse weather-related events, fire losses and the lingering effects stemming from the large number of Hurricane Ike-related lawsuits. Growth in Arkansas and Oklahoma, particularly in 2012, has adversely impacted the group's results as most of ...

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  15. Levine: Arrieta Has Career Night, Just Misses No-HitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... in Milwaukee. The oddity of that game was that the home team at Miller Park was the Houston Astros. Due to Hurricane Ike, the games were switched from Texas to Milwaukee, with the Astros having last at-bats. Bruce Levine covers the Cubs and White ...

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  16. One-hit wonder: Arrieta brilliant in winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Chicago Cubs

    ... on Sept. 14, 2008, when Carlos Zambrano shut down the Astros in a game relocated to Miller Park because of Hurricane Ike in Houston. This was the first one-hit shutout by a Cubs pitcher since Jon Lieber did so May 24, 2001, also against the Reds. It ...

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  17. Brilliant Arrieta flirts with no-no, fans 13 RedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Chicago Cubs

    Arrieta, who tossed his first career complete game and shutout on Tuesday, almost threw a no-hitter six years to the day of the last Cubs' no-hitter on Sept. 14, 2008, when Carlos Zambrano shut down the Astros in a game relocated to Miller Park because of Hurricane Ike in Houston.

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  18. New way to predict hurricane strength, destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... to hit the United States have been labeled a Category 1 or Category 2 because of their slower wind speeds. Hurricane Ike, for example, was a category two storm when it made landfall in 2008, meaning it had maximum sustained winds of 96 to 110 miles ...

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  19. Sandpit becoming danger in Katy subdivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Click2Houston

    ... THROUGH THE NEIGHBORHOOD. THERE'S JUST A WHOLE ROW OF PRIVACY FENCES HERE THAT HAVE BEEN KNOCKED OVER SINCE HURRICANE IKE. Reporter: RESIDENTS SAY MORE THAN A DECADE AGO, A DEVELOPER HAD PLANNED TO BUILD LAKEFRONT HOMES THE PROPERTY. CONTRACTORS DUG ...

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  20. Indie RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... of legend around these parts, dating back to their famed Walter's performance with Dr. Dog on the eve of Hurricane Ike. With a bunch of Cactus in-stores under their belt, and shows... More>> I've been wanting to see a Panda Bear set for many years. ...

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