Residents Should Obtain Required Permits Before Rebuilding

Hurricane Michael survivors in Florida should contact their local building officials to obtain permits before they consider new construction or repairs on disaster damaged property. Construction and repair should begin only after owners have obtained permits. Obtaining building permits is an...


Important Deadlines Approaching for Hurricane Michael Survivors in Florida

Update: The application deadline for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) has been extended to Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. Businesses and residents in Bay, Calhoun, Franklin, Gadsden, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Leon, Liberty, Taylor, Wakulla and Washington counties may apply for DUA. There are several...


Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Michael Recovery

Today, Governor Rick Scott issued the following updates to state actions for Hurricane Michael recovery. STATE RESPONSE AND RECOVERY ACTIONS Following Governor Scott’s request, President Donald Trump issued a Major Disaster Declaration for Hurricane Michael. See the declaration...

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