Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia Holding Press Conference Regarding Post-Imelda Recovery Efforts, USPS Service in Houston

September 25, 2019
Press Release
Media Contact: Robert Julien - Email:; Cell: 202-227-0330

HOUSTON, TX. – Tropical storm Imelda wreaked havoc on Houston and greater Harris County after dumping as much as 43 inches of rain in 72 hours in parts of Harris County. So far, five people have been reported dead, and several others injured as a result of the storm. Imelda also caused significant damage to hundreds of buildings and homes, county infrastructure, and the largest USPS Processing and Distribution Center (P&DC) in the country, located in Houston, TX. 


Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia will hold a press conference today across the street from the damaged USPS P&DC to discuss information regarding post-Imelda recovery and information on USPS service in the greater Houston area.


Information on Congresswoman Garcia’s Press Conference (TODAY):

WHO: Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia

 State Senator Carol Alvarado

 Other Attendees TBA

WHAT: Press Conference on post-Imelda recovery efforts, USPS service in Houston

WHERE: Aldine Bender Road and Alliant Dr, Houston TX 77032

WHEN: TODAY, Monday, September 23, 2019

TIME: 2:00 pm CST

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Congresswoman Sylvia R. Garcia was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in November 2018, becoming the first Latina ever to represent Texas 29th Congressional district.