Tag: hurricane

Storm prep: Picking and packing your paperwork

Hurricane Andrew damage in southern Florida in 1992

Hurricane season is upon us. Though building your disaster preparedness kit before a storn arrives is essential, we know it can be a daunting task. We’ll help you get it together, by breaking down the process into simple,… Read More

Hurricane readiness in the Sunshine State

By Dr. Maria Rometo Extension Agent II Aerial image of destroyed homes in Punta Gorda, following Hurricane Charley, Aug. 16, 2004. CREDIT: FEMA Photo/Andrea Booher Tell someone you’re from Florida, and they often want to quiz you on… Read More