Friday, August 25, 2017

From 2011, "Signs meant to show the dangers of a possible storm surge in Clear Lake [Texas] are now being taken down"

Several of the signs were placed throughout the Clear Lake area, funded by FEMA. But at a time when the Clear Lake area is trying to rebound from massive NASA layoffs, real estate began fielding calls of concern over property values for homes near the signs.

"To a new person coming in from out of state and maybe never living in a place that hurricanes would hit, ya know, they might be afraid," Maki said.