Corpus Christi City Council announced San Antonio Deputy City Manager Peter Zanoni would be the city’s next city manager at a Tuesday council meeting.
Since its landfall in Rockport Friday night, Harvey has claimed at least 10 lives and caused property damage in the tens of billions.
Tropical Storm Amelia made landfall in Corpus Christi in August 1978, a weak storm that caused only minor coastal damage.
Denise Schwertfeger was just settling into her new home near the beach in Corpus Christi when she learned a dangerous hurricane was headed her way.
Corpus Christi Mayor Dan McQueen resigned two hours after telling a local anchorman why he had shunned the media: “I’ve got secrets in my head I can’t let out.”
Corpus Christi City officials announced a ban on using the city’s water Wednesday after a chemical made its way into the supply, contaminating the water.