SHARE YOUR STORY: How did you survive the Texas freeze?




Ice covered utility lines across Austin. (Iain Oldman/Community Impact Newspaper)
Ice covered utility lines across Austin. (Iain Oldman/Community Impact Newspaper)

Ice covered utility lines across Austin. (Iain Oldman/Community Impact Newspaper)

Austin is still reeling from the historic winter storms that forced much of the state into subfreezing temperatures and knocked out power and water for hundreds of thousands of city residents.

So, how did you survive? For our March edition, Community Impact Newspaper's Austin team wants to hear how readers lived through the freeze and the compounding electricity and water crises. We've created a form for you below to share some of your stories, submit photos, and get in touch with Austin City Hall reporter Christopher Neely.


By Christopher Neely
Christopher Neely is Community Impact's Austin City Hall reporter. A New Jersey native, Christopher moved to Austin in 2016 following years of community reporting along the Jersey Shore. His bylines have appeared in the Los Angeles Times, Baltimore Sun, USA Today and several other local outlets along the east coast.


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