Prairie View Office of Emergency Management

En Español
ALWAYS DIAL 911 FOR EMERGENCIES

Greetings Citizens of Prairie View,

We have created this page as just one more tool to more efficiently communicate pertinent information to you, particularly during a threat or an emergency.  We will build this page to include shelter, evacuation, and resources in the event of any emergency.  Please check back often.

The City of Prairie View also uses an electronic calling system.  If you are or not receiving "robo calls", please notify the City of Prairie View at 936-857-3711 or click to email your request.  This information is available in both English and Spanish.

 DATE

INCIDENT 

06-07-2019; 3:42 p.m.
ALL CLEAR


06-07-2019; 2:44 p.m.
SHELTER IN PLACE

The hazmat incident is controlled and fire department operation has ceased.   PVOEM is initiating an all clear status and citizens and traffic may return to normalcy.

SHELTER IN PLACE: EVERYONE WITHIN ONE MILE OF MAGNOLIA STREET AND BUSINESS HWY. 290.


At Approximately 1344 hours PVOEM received a report of a hazardous substance incident located at Magnolia Street and Business 290.

Prairie View Fire Department and mutual aid fire departments are on location conducting hazardous operations and safety protocols

The area is blocked off from traffic. Please stay away from area until further notice.

A shelter in place is recommended for citizens living within one mile of the area
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PVOEM will keep citizens and businesses informed and updated as soon as more information is released.

 06-05-2019;10:12 a.m.

Severe storms are moving through our area with heavy rains and gusty winds, with possible street flooding in some areas. PVOEM will be constantly monitoring stormy weather and will keep all updated Thank you PVOEM



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