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Tornado Relief FAQ

Those affected by the tornado on Saturday and those looking to assist may find information in the following FAQ list. Additional information is available on the Tornado Information page.

 

How do I volunteer or make donations?

Register at GarlandTx.Recovers.org or visit the Disaster Resource Center.

Where can I receive help? (services and goods)

Register at GarlandTx.Recovers.org or visit the Disaster Resource Center.

Can you help me find my pet?

Visit GarlandAnimalServices.org.

Where is a shelter?

Gale Fields Recreation Center
1701 Dairy Road
972-205-3090
  

Why didn’t I hear the storm sirens?

The sirens are strategically placed in warning outdoor gatherings throughout the city. The Outdoor Warning System is not made to be heard indoors.  Information regarding the City's siren system can be found here

Why didn’t Code Red notify me?

You must be registered for Code Red to receive a call. If you are not registered, you can register HERE.

If you are registered, you may need to update your contact information with Code Red.

I need help finding someone but didn’t file an official police missing persons report.

Contact Red Cross (866-GET-INFO)

Where can I get grief counseling?

Gale Fields Recreation Center
1701 Dairy Road
972-205-3090

 

Where can I charge my phone or computers?

The following City of Garland Recreation Centers have charging stations.

Locations:

Audubon, 342 W. Oates Road

Bradfield, 1146 Castle Drive

Holford, 2314 Homestead Place

Hollabaugh, 3925 W. Walnut St.

 

Hours (closed New Year's Day):

Bradfield

Monday-Thursday- 1 to 9 p.m.

Friday- 1 to 5 p.m.

Saturday- 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

 

Hollabaugh/ Holford/ Audubon

Monday-Thursday- 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

For more information, visit GarlandParks.com.


How will the City remove storm debris?

Storm debris removal will begin Monday, Jan. 4. Only residential storm debris will be collected. No contractor, commercial or hazardous waste will be collected. Click here for important details