Galveston, Brazoria, Harris Counties Adopt Zip
Code Evacuation Plan
In an effort to ensure a more
orderly evacuation of the Galveston-Houston area when a major hurricane
approaches, Galveston, Brazoria and Harris counties along with the City
of Houston have adopted a “zip code evacuation plan” for the 2008
The zip code zones are labeled
Zip Zone Coastal, Zip Zone A, Zip Zone B and Zip Zone C. The Zip Coastal
Zone is the most threatened geographic area and residents of these zip
codes will evacuate first when a hurricane approaches. Dickinson
lies within Zone A and would be the second area to be evacuated.
here to see the latest evacuation map
City of Dickinson's location on the Gulf Coast leave it vulnerable to
tropical storm activity. Residents of Dickinson should be aware of the
dangers and and precautions mandated by these storms.
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