Still in the nine-year shadow of Hurricane Ike, Galveston County residents know firsthand the pain that comes with high waters and strong winds. As we were in the weeks, months and years following that natural disaster, Galveston County — the mainland, the island, and the peninsula — is united in our response to Hurricane Harvey.
We are joining forces once more to say in one voice, “We are resilient. We will recover. And we will rise.”