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9/28/2021

Notice of Public Meeting Invitation to Bid ITB-DEM-21-22-012 Network Monitoring

Invitation to Bid ITB-DEM-21-22-012Network Monitoring The Florida Division of Emergency Management announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited. Anyone who wants to attend, may so via conference call. At this time, the Division is not open to the public. At the time of the meeting,...

9/8/2021

Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Deployment of Florida Resources to Assist Louisiana and Mississippi with Hurricane Ida Recovery

Today, Governor Ron DeSantis and the Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) announced that the State of Florida is deploying resources to assist Louisiana and Mississippi with recovery from Hurricane Ida. "The state of Florida stands with both our Gulf Coast neighbors as they face the...

9/8/2021

Governor Ron DeSantis Recognizes September as Florida Preparedness Month

Governor Ron DeSantis issued a proclamation to declare September as Florida Preparedness Month in conjunction with the Federal Emergency Management Agency's "Ready" Campaign, National Preparedness Month. Florida Preparedness Month focuses on the importance of Florida residents and visitors being...

8/18/2021

Notice of Public Meeting-Invitation to Bid ITB-DEM-21-22-001 American Sign Language Interpretation Service

Invitation to Bid ITB-DEM-21-22-001American Sign Language Interpretation Service The Florida Division of Emergency Management announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited. Anyone who wants to attend, may so via conference call. At this time, the Division is not open to the public....

8/16/2021

Governor Ron DeSantis Requested Pre-Landfall Emergency Declaration for Tropical Storm Fred

Earlier today, Governor Ron DeSantis requested a pre-landfall from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in anticipation of impacts from Tropical Storm Fred. The request is for an Emergency Declaration for Bay, Calhoun, Citrus, Dixie, Escambia, Franklin, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Gulf, Holmes,...

8/14/2021

Governor DeSantis Declares State of Emergency for Tropical Depression Fred

Governor DeSantis issued Executive Order 21-190 declaring a state of emergency for 23 counties in the potential path of Tropical Depression Fred. By declaring a state of emergency, Governor DeSantis is ensuring that state and local governments have ample time, resources and flexibility to prepare....

8/9/2021

Governor Ron DeSantis Announces FDEM Distributed Record-Breaking Disaster Recovery Funding Since Start of Administration

Governor Ron DeSantis Announces FDEM Distributed Record-Breaking Disaster Recovery Funding Since Start of Administration More than $5 billion in funding supporting local communities recovering from recent disasters PANAMA CITY, Fla. – Today at an event in Panama City highlighting...

7/11/2021

Governor DeSantis Issues Update on State Response and Recovery Efforts at Surfside Building Collapse

Governor Ron DeSantis and the Florida Division of Emergency Management issued a weekly update on the ongoing state response and recovery efforts at the Surfside Building Collapse. State response efforts include: Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) FDEM Director Kevin Guthrie returned...

7/7/2021

The State of Florida Issues Tropical Storm Elsa Updates

This morning, Governor DeSantis held a press conference regarding Tropical Storm Elsa at the State Emergency Operations Center with Florida Division of Emergency Management Director Kevin Guthrie. Full remarks from this morning's press conference are available here. Tropical Storm Elsa made...

7/6/2021

Governor DeSantis Provides Update on State Response Efforts for Surfside Building Collapse

This morning, Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nunez, Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava and Surfside Mayor Charles Burkett held a press briefing to provide updates on the Surfside Building Collapse response. Full remarks regarding the current response from this morning's press conference are...

7/6/2021

The State of Florida Issues Tropical Storm Elsa Updates

Governor Ron DeSantis is in constant communication with Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) Director Kevin Guthrie as the State of Florida continues to monitor and respond to the threat of Tropical Storm Elsa. Today, Governor DeSantis held two press conferences regarding Tropical Storm...

7/5/2021

The State of Florida Issues Tropical Storm Elsa Updates

Governor Ron DeSantis is in constant communication with Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) Director Kevin Guthrie as the State of Florida continues to monitor and respond to the threat of Tropical Storm Elsa. Governor DeSantis issued Executive Order 21-151, expanding the State of...

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