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10/25/2018

Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Michael Recovery

Governor Rick Scott today toured the damage at Tyndall Airforce Base (AFB) with Vice President Mike Pence and Second Lady Karen Pence. Following a briefing with Secretary of the Airforce Dr. Heather Wilson and Tyndall AFB Officials, Vice President Pence extended the...

10/25/2018

Gov. Scott Releases Updates on Hurricane Michael Recovery in Bay County

Today, Governor Rick Scott was joined by Vice President Mike Pence and Second Lady Karen Pence to receive a briefing from officials at Tyndall Air Force Base. Governor Scott, Vice President Pence and Second Lady Pence also visited the Hiland Park Baptist Church to thank first responders...

10/24/2018

Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Michael Recovery

Governor Rick Scott today welcomed students back to school in Washington County at Kate M. Smith Elementary and visited the Holmes County Disaster Recovery Center. Following Governor Scott’s request, President Donald Trump issued a Major Disaster Declaration for Hurricane Michael. See the...

10/24/2018

Gov. Scott Releases Updates on Hurricane Michael Response in Calhoun County

Governor Rick Scott has been in constant communication with local officials and emergency management in Calhoun County. The following information has been reported to the State Emergency Response Team and includes specific actions the state has taken to aid the residents of Calhoun County impacted...

10/24/2018

Important Resources Readily Available to Floridians Impacted by Hurricane Michael

The Florida Division of Emergency Management (DEM) is actively communicating with our state and private sector partners to ensure individuals and communities impacted by Hurricane Michael are receiving the resources they need. The State Emergency Response Team (SERT) has coordinated the...

10/24/2018

Bay, Gulf and Jackson Counties eligible for Transitional Sheltering Assistance

FEMA and the State of Florida have activated the Transitional Sheltering Assistance (TSA) program for Hurricane Michael survivors in Bay, Gulf and Jackson counties. Survivors from these counties who registered for disaster assistance may be eligible to shelter in a hotel or motel paid for by...

10/24/2018

Gov. Scott: Utility Companies Set Goal of Having Power Restored in Panhandle by Early November

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that electric utility providers in Northwest Florida, which still have customers experiencing power outages, have set a goal and will have nearly all power restored to customers who are able to receive it by early November. This includes those in the hardest hit...

10/24/2018

Gov. Scott Releases Updates on Hurricane Michael Recovery in Jackson County

Today, Governor Rick Scott is visiting the Jackson County Emergency Operations Center and has been in constant communication with local officials and emergency management in Jackson County following the impact of Hurricane Michael. The following information has been reported to the...

10/23/2018

Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Michael Recovery

Governor Rick Scott today visited Emergency Operations Centers in Holmes, Washington and Jackson counties as well as visited local businesses that have reopened following the storm. Following Governor Scott’s request, President Donald Trump issued a Major Disaster Declaration for...

10/23/2018

Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Michael Recovery

Governor Rick Scott today welcomed students back to school in Gadsden County at George W. Munroe Elementary, visited emergency operations centers in Calhoun and Liberty counties and will visit Mexico Beach and Gulf County this afternoon. Following Governor Scott’s request,...

10/23/2018

Survivors May Now Visit State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center in Leon County

A disaster recovery center is now open in Tallahassee in Leon County. Florida Division of Emergency Management and FEMA will open additional centers in affected counties in the coming days. The centers offer in-person support to individuals and businesses in counties designated in the Florida...

10/23/2018

Survivors May Now Visit State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center in Jackson County

A disaster recovery center is now open in Marianna in Jackson County. Florida Division of Emergency Management and FEMA will open additional centers in affected counties in the coming days. The centers offer in-person support to individuals and businesses in counties designated in the Florida...

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