Wildfires: Disaster declaration issued

Disaster declaration for City of Amarillo, Potter and Randall County.

DISASTER DECLARATIONS FOR THE CITY OF AMARILLO, POTTER
COUNTY AND RANDALL COUNTY

Mayor Debra McCartt, H.R. Kelley, Acting County Judge for Potter County, and Randall County
Judge, Ernie Houdashell issued a Disaster Declaration for the City of Amarillo, Potter County
and Randall County earlier this afternoon.

The declaration assures that needed emergency expenditures from local funds will qualify for
reimbursement from federal resources. It also makes other emergency powers immediately
available as may be needed to meet the disaster.

At this time, the City of Amarillo, Potter, and Randall County are fully involved in implementing
existing emergency operations plans. At the present time, the involved local governments are not requesting volunteers or resources from the community. A formal request will be issued only as needed.
Donna Makkhavane, City of Amarillo

Address/Location
Amarillo Police Department
200 SE 3rd Ave
Amarillo, TX 79101

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 806-378-4257