Tropical Storm Debby
Starting this fall, the Florida Geological Survey and the Florida Division of Emergency Management will spend three years assessing the risk for potential sinkholes statewide. The project will begin with a yearlong pilot study in Hamilton, Columbia and Suwannee counties.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — More than $15 million in state and federal disaster aid is headed for Florida victims of Tropical Storm Debby. The Federal Emergency Management Agency on Friday said that’s how much assistance […]
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Officials say Tropical Storm Debby caused as much as $20 million in damage to beaches in one Tampa Bay-area county. Pinellas County officials said Wednesday that sand stripped from beaches by […]
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The federal government has approved public assistance for 20 counties included in the federal disaster declaration resulting from Tropical Storm Debby’s visit to the state Eight deaths were attributed to last […]
A north Florida public works employee was struck by a utility pole that snapped while he was clearing debris from Tropical Storm Debby.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster area for the state of Florida as a result of the damage caused by Tropical Storm Debby. The president ordered federal aid to […]
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Hillsborough Sheriff’s officials say man’s body has been found in a pond. But it’s unclear whether the death is due to Tropical Storm Debby. The body was found Friday near an […]
NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) — Officials say a man whose body was found in Tampa Bay area floodwaters shortly after Tropical Storm Debby swept through the area died from drowning. A medical examiner said […]
LIVE OAK, Fla. (AP) — Florida officials said Thursday that Tropical Storm Debby was responsible for seven deaths in the state. State emergency operations spokeswoman Jessica Sims said that two people died in Pinellas County, […]
SOPCHOPPY, Fla. (AP) — Debby destroyed homes and businesses, washed away roads and flooded neighborhoods in Florida before the once-large tropical storm drifted out to sea Wednesday, leaving behind a sopping mes At least three […]