EPD Collecting Items for Harvey Relief

Evansville police officers and first responders are collecting items for those affected by Harvey in the Houston area.

On Friday, a group of officers and first responders are traveling to Houston to help Hurricane Harvey distaster victims.

They're collecting supplies at 801 Court St. at the FOP.

Here are the items they need:

Clean Up Supplies

De-humidifiers
Portable blowers
Air circulators
Extension cords
Ground fault protectors
Pop-up canopies

Exterior Clean Up

Shovels
Wheelbarrows
Crowbars
Hammers
Utility knives
Work gloves
Dust masks
Pressure washers
Blower fans
Ladders
Buckets
Chainsaws
Clippers
Yard tools
Tools for boarding windows
Tarps
Rope
Portable lights
Portable generators
Nail-guns
Sawhorses
Spray paint
Safety glasses

Interior Clean Up

Kitchen dishwashing gloves
Mops
Brooms
Deck brooms
5-gallon bucket with resealable lid
Smaller buckets
Liquid laundry detergent
Liquid household cleaner
Dish soap
Bleach
Scrub brush
Cleaning wipes
Sponges
Scouring pads
Paper towels
Disposable rags
Can air freshener
Clothespins
Clothesline
Heavy-duty trash bags

Additional supplies

Insect repellant spray
Bottled water
First-aid kits
Toiletries
Rain ponchos
Margarita machines

(This story was originally published on August 30, 2017)


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