Posts Tagged ‘Hurricane Irma’

  • GOV. SCOTT EXPEDITING DELIVERY OF TARPS TO PATCH ROOFS OF HOMES DAMAGED BY IRMA

    Sep 26, 17 • 124 Views • Hurricane Preparedness, ImpactComments Off on GOV. SCOTT EXPEDITING DELIVERY OF TARPS TO PATCH ROOFS OF HOMES DAMAGED BY IRMA

    MIAMI, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott directed the Florida Division of Emergency Management (DEM) to expedite the delivery of more than 10,000 tarps to communities across the state so that homeowners can patch roofs damaged by Hurricane Irma. To date,...

  • Governor Scott Thanks Law Enforcement and First Responders in Miami

    Sep 26, 17 • 100 Views • Hurricane Preparedness, ImpactComments Off on Governor Scott Thanks Law Enforcement and First Responders in Miami

    MIAMI, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott visited the Miami Police Department to thank first responders and law enforcement for their commitment to Florida families. Last week, Governor Scott announced that Florida’s law enforcement officers, first...

  • Recovery Job Opportunities Available for Florida Families

    Sep 26, 17 • 98 Views • DEO, JobsComments Off on Recovery Job Opportunities Available for Florida Families

    The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity today announced Employ Florida, one of the nation’s largest job opening websites, launched a new portal for Hurricane Irma recovery and cleanup jobs. The Employ Florida Hurricane Irma Recovery Jobs Portal...

  • PSC Celebrates National Lifeline Awareness Week with Events in Sarasota County

    Sep 25, 17 • 138 Views • Hurricane Preparedness, WeatherComments Off on PSC Celebrates National Lifeline Awareness Week with Events in Sarasota County

    TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) will host information sessions on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, in Sarasota County for residents to learn about the Lifeline Assistance (Lifeline) discounted telephone service program. These events...

  • UT STUDENTS HOST “FAIR-STYLE” HURRICANE FUNDRAISER ON WEDNESDAY

    Sep 25, 17 • 134 Views • Impact, WeatherComments Off on UT STUDENTS HOST “FAIR-STYLE” HURRICANE FUNDRAISER ON WEDNESDAY

    UT STUDENTS HOST “FAIR-STYLE” HURRICANE FUNDRAISER ON WEDNESDAY Mechanical bull riding, other activities to encourage campus-wide donations TAMPA — A fair-style fundraiser to support Hurricane Harvey, Irma and Maria disaster relief efforts —...

  • CFO Patronis Extends Insurance Professional Continuing Education Deadline to Assist with Hurricane Irma Recovery

    Sep 25, 17 • 177 Views • Impact, InsuranceComments Off on CFO Patronis Extends Insurance Professional Continuing Education Deadline to Assist with Hurricane Irma Recovery

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – To help accelerate Hurricane Irma recovery efforts across Florida, CFO Patronis today announced an extension of continuing education deadlines for licensed insurance professionals in Florida. Continuing education deadlines are set by...

  • Gov. Scott Visits Utility Linemen in Collier County

    Sep 25, 17 • 165 Views • ImpactComments Off on Gov. Scott Visits Utility Linemen in Collier County

    IMMOKALEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott visited utility linemen in Collier County to thank them for their work restoring power to Florida homes and businesses. This week, Governor Scott announced that the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation...

  • Governor Scott Discusses Hurricane Irma Recovery Efforts in the Florida Keys

    Sep 25, 17 • 104 Views • ImpactComments Off on Governor Scott Discusses Hurricane Irma Recovery Efforts in the Florida Keys

    MARATHON, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott visited Monroe County to discuss Hurricane Irma recovery efforts with state and local officials and thank first responders, law enforcement and utility workers for their commitment to Florida families. Since...

  • Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Efforts

    Sep 22, 17 • 140 Views • ImpactComments Off on Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Efforts

    Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Efforts Florida State Hispanic Chamber of Commerce announces efforts to raise funds for Puerto Rico  STATEWIDE –  The Florida State Hispanic Chamber of Commerce today launched efforts to provide immediate relief to Puerto...

  • DCF TO INITIATE DISASTER SNAP FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM IN 48 COUNTIES

    Sep 22, 17 • 204 Views • DCFComments Off on DCF TO INITIATE DISASTER SNAP FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM IN 48 COUNTIES

    DCF TO INITIATE DISASTER SNAP FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM IN 48 COUNTIES ~Food for Florida sites will assist individuals and families recovering from Hurricane Irma~ TALLAHASSEE – The Department of Children and Families (DCF), in partnership with the U.S....