Texas Sends More Aid to Louisiana for Ida Recovery

On Wednesday, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced the deployment of additional resources and personnel to Louisiana to aid in Hurricane Ida recovery efforts. These resources compliment those sent on Monday. The deployment of resources will fall under the purview of the Texas Military Department (TDM) and the Texas Department of Emergency Management (TDEM).

A truck is seen in heavy winds and rain from hurricane Ida in Bourg, Louisiana on August 29, 2021. - Hurricane Ida struck the coast of Louisiana Sunday as a powerful Category 4 storm, 16 years to the day after deadly Hurricane Katrina devastated the southern US city of New …