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2019-09-03 18:48 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $2,182,250 for the State of Florida to help Collier County defray the costs of responding to Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds will reimburse the county for the cost of overtime worked by first responders, road crews and other county employees to set up and operate an emergency operations center and shelters, perform search and rescue, repair damage and evacuate residents between Sept. 4 and Oct. 3, 2017.

2019-09-03 18:46 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,219,807 for the State of Florida to help Hernando County defray the costs of responding to Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds will reimburse the county for the cost of overtime worked by first responders, road crews and other county employees to set up and operate an emergency operations center and shelters, repair damage and evacuate residents. Contractors were also paid to provide services during the period between Sept. 4 and Oct. 18, 2017.

2019-09-03 15:13 - News Release

ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,215,735 for the State of Florida to help the City of Palm Bay defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.

2019-09-03 15:10 - News Release

ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,726,427 for the State of Florida to help the City of Port St. Lucie defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds will reimburse the city for the collection, reduction, disposal and site management of debris within Port St. Lucie between Sept. 18 and Oct. 17, 2017 following the September 2017 storm. During that time period, city workers and contractors gathered, hauled away and disposed of 39,417 cubic yards of vegetative debris from public rights of way.

2019-09-03 15:06 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,838,652 for the State of Florida to help the Village of Key Biscayne defray the costs of rebuilding dunes on city beaches damaged by Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.

2019-09-03 15:03 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $2,265,290 for the State of Florida to help Pasco County defray the costs of responding to Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds will reimburse the county for the cost of overtime worked by first responders, road crews and other county employees to set up and operate an emergency operations center, clear debris from roadways, and evacuate people to shelters. Contractors and first responders from other states were also paid to provide services during the period between Sept. 4 and Oct. 3, 2017.

2019-09-03 15:00 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $12,437,212 for the State of Florida to help the Orlando Utilities Commission defray the costs of restoring electrical service following Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.

2019-08-28 14:42 - News Release

ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,272,871 for the State of Florida to help Collier County defray the costs of waterway debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds will reimburse the county for the collection, reduction, disposal and site management of debris from waterways in Collier County between Oct. 18, 2017 and March 10, 2018 following the September 2017 storm. During that time period, a contractor for the county gathered, hauled away and disposed of 10,233 cubic yards of debris from canals and ditches.

2019-08-28 14:41 - News Release

ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved $5,614,256 for the State of Florida to help the City of Hollywood defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.

2019-08-28 14:39 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $2,993,890 for the State of Florida to help the City of Melbourne defray the costs of responding to Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds will reimburse the city for the cost of overtime worked by police, firefighters, road crews and other city employees to set up and operate an emergency operations center, clear debris from roadways, and evacuate people between Sept. 4 and Oct. 3, 2017.