METRO's Evacuee Relief Role

September 4, 2005

Houston METRO is offering support to refugees from Hurricane Katrina. METRO's efforts to date include:

  • 38 METROLift trips transporting evacuees to and from medical clinics.
  • Continuation of transportation of evacuees to the FEMA registration center.
  • Transportation of two plane loads of evacuees from Ellington Field to the Astrodome (four additional anticipated flights cancelled).