The Downtown District is a liaison between the City of Houston, Harris County, METRO, Houston Transtar and others, and our downtown stakeholders. It is the District's responsibility to inform and assess in a timely manner, return the public realm back to normal as quickly as possible, and above all, to provide excellent customer service to our stakeholders during an emergency.
The HDMD Emergency Response Plan is designed to be flexible enough to function under many different types of emergency situations including but not limited to: hurricanes/tropical storms, severe/flash flooding, tornado warnings/touchdowns, chemical/biological hazards, terrorist attacks and power grid disruptions.
OPERATIONS CENTER & DOWNTOWN EMERGENCY COORDINATION CENTER (DECC)
Houston, Texas 77002
To receive emergency alerts, please contact James Kennedy, 713-223-2003
DOWNTOWN PUBLIC SAFETY GUIDE DISPATCH
Daily 7AM- 11PM: 832-819-7441
SEAL SECURITY DISPATCH
Daily 7AM- 3AM: 713-481-4481
HPD 24/7 HOTLINE
HOUSTON DOWNTOWN MANAGEMENT DISTRICT CORPORATE OFFICE
For media inquiries, please contact Angie Bertinot, 713-650-3022