Victoria School Closings, Trash Collection Update
A Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect, you can still expect elevated winds gust, possibly up to 50MPH with rainfall amounts of 3-6 inches, with locally higher amounts. The heaviest rain will fall while most of us sleep.
Here are the latest updates we have from around the Crossroads:
All VISD CAMPUSES, NAZARETH ACADEMY, and EDNA I.S.D. will be OPEN on Tuesday, September 22, on a normal schedule.
The following schools will remain closed on Tuesday, September 22nd.
TRINITY EPISCOPAL SCHOOL
ST. JOSEPH HIGH SCHOOL
OUR LADY OF VICTORY
OUR LADY OF THE GULF IN PORT LAVACA
CALHOUN COUNTY I.S.D
The City of Victoria
We also have an update on garbage collection and recycling and yard waste collection.
The garbage that was scheduled to be picked up Monday will now be picked up on Wednesday, September 23rd.
Recycling and Yard Waste will be picked up on Saturday, September 26th.
Please have carts at the curb by 7 am on the above rescheduled days.
As Tropical Strom Beta approached the Texas coast, earlier today, we are starting to see conditions deteriorate. Many coastal areas saw high water and even some damage. Here are videos and pictures from Galveston, Port O'Connor, and Seadrift, and Rockport.
Here are some pictures of flooding in the Port O'Connor area from earlier this morning. Please do not attempt to drive on flooded roads.
These pictures are from Texas Parks and Wildlife of flooding in the Seadrift area this morning.
This was Sunday Night in Rockport. Flooding was already reported near the bays due to a storm surge.
Water is starting to rise at Moody Gardens in Galveston, the parking lot is almost fully underwater.