Hurricane Matthew Timeline

On October 27, 2016, in News Releases, by Staff

INVEST 97L

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

3:45 PM                      DEM weather briefing regarding Invest 97L

 

UPGRADED TO TROPICAL STORM MATTHEW

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

4:45 PM                      DEM weather briefing regarding Tropical Storm Matthew

 

UPGRADED TO HURRICANE MATTHEW

Friday, September 30, 2016

3:50 PM          DEM weather briefing regarding Hurricane Matthew

6:02 PM          Press Release: Gov. Scott: As Hurricane Matthew Strengthens to Cat 4, Residents Must Be Prepared

 

Saturday, October 1, 2016

4:00 PM          DEM weather briefing regarding Hurricane Matthew

4:24 PM          Press Release: GOV. SCOTT: CAT 4 HURRICANE MATTHEW IS LIFE THREATENING; FLORIDIANS MUST REMAIN VIGILANT

 

Sunday, October 2, 2016

11:15 AM       NHC and Florida counties briefing regarding Hurricane Matthew

12:14 PM        Press Release: CAT 4 HURRICANE MATTHEW MAY THREATEN FLORIDA; STAY ALERT AND PREPARE NOW

4:00 PM          NHC and Florida counties briefing regarding Hurricane Matthew

 

Monday, October 3, 2016

1:00 PM          Call with FPL President &CEO Eric Silagy regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:30 PM         Call with FDOT Secretary Jim Boxold regarding Hurricane Matthew   preparedness

2:45 PM         Call with FDHSMV Executive Director Terry Rhodes regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

3:00 PM          Briefing on Hurricane Matthew and media availability (Hialeah)

3:42 PM          Press Release: GOV. SCOTT: CAT 4 HURRICANE MATTHEW IS LIFE THREATENING AND APPROACHING FLORIDA

3:45 PM          Call with JEA Municipal Managing Director &CEO Paul McElroy regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

3:50 PM         Call with New Smyrna Beach Utilities General Manager Ray Mitchum regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

3:55 PM          Call with Lake Worth Electric Director Jack Borsch regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

4:25 PM          Call with Homestead Energy Services Director Barbara Quinones regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

4:30 PM          Call with Duke Energy President Alex Glenn regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

4:35 PM         Call with Clay Electric Co-Op General Manager Ricky Davis regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

4:40 PM          Call with Okefenoke Co-Op General Manager John Middleton regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

4:45 PM          Briefing on Hurricane Matthew and Media Availability (West Palm Beach)

5:15 PM          NHC and Florida counties briefing regarding Hurricane Matthew

6:10 PM          Call with Vero Beach Utilities City Manager James O’Connor regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

 

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

7:40 AM        Call with New Smyrna Beach Mayor James Hathaway regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

7:45 AM         Call with Vero Beach Mayor Jay Kramer regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

7:50 AM         Call with Fort Pierce Mayor Linda Hudson regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

7:55 AM        Call with Hialeah Mayor Carlos Hernandez regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

8:00 AM        Call with Homestead Mayor Jeff Porter regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

8:10 AM        Call with Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

8:15 AM        Call with Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

8:20 AM        Call with Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

8:25 AM         Call with Indian River Sheriff Deryl Loar regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

9:30 AM         Briefing on Hurricane Matthew and media availability (Marathon)

11:30 AM        Call with Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

11:35 AM       Call with Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

11:40 AM        Call with Flagler County Sheriff James Manfre regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

11:45 AM         Call with St. Lucie Emergency Management Director Tom Daly regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

12:05 PM        Press Release: Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Matthew Preparedness Efforts as Storm Approaches Florida

12:20 PM        Call with Martin County Emergency Management Director Debra McAughery regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

12:25 PM         Call with Martin County Sheriff William Snyder regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

12:30 PM        Briefing on Hurricane Matthew and Media Availability (Daytona Beach)

1:15 PM          Call with St. Lucie County Sheriff Ken Mascara regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

1:18 PM          Press Release: GOV. SCOTT: CAT 4 MATTHEW APPROACHING FLORIDA; STAY ALERT TO POSSIBLE LIFE-SAVING EVACUATIONS

1:20 PM          Call with Monroe County Sheriff Rick Ramsay regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

1:25 PM          Call with Volusia County Sheriff Ben Johnson regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

1:30 PM          Call with Palm Beach Emergency Management Director Bill Johnson regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

1:35 PM          Call with Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

1:40 PM          Call with Brevard County Emergency Management Director Kimberly Prosser regarding Hurricane Matthew

1:45 PM          Call with Clay County Emergency Management Director Lorin Mock regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

1:50 PM          Call with Indian River County Emergency Management Director John King regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

1:55 PM          Call with Duval County Emergency Management Director Steve Woodard regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:00 PM          Call with Flagler County Emergency Management Director Kevin Gutherie regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:05 PM          Call with St. Johns County Emergency Management Director Linda Stoughton regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:10 PM          Call with Miami-Dade County Emergency Management Director Curt Sommerhoff regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:15 PM          Call with Miami-Dade County Sheriff Juan Perez regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:20 PM          Call with Miami-Dade County Chair Jean Monestime regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:25 PM          Call with Monroe County Emergency Management Director Irene Toner regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:30 PM          Call with Monroe County Sheriff Rick Ramsay regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:35 PM         Call with Monroe County Chair Heather Carruthers regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:40 PM         Call with Monroe County Superintendent Mark Porter regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:45 PM          Meeting with Coastal Utility Companies (Via Phone)

3:15 PM          Briefing on Hurricane Matthew and Media Availability (Yulee)

4:30 PM          Call with DOT District Teams (Via Phone)

5:00 PM          Interview with The Weather Channel (Via Phone)

5:15 PM          NHC and Florida counties briefing regarding Hurricane Matthew

5:30 PM          Press Release: Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Matthew Preparedness Efforts as Storm Approaches Florida

6:30 PM          Call with League of Cities and Association of Counties via Hurricane Matthew preparedness (Via Phone)

7:14 PM          Press Release: GOV. SCOTT: CAT 4 MATTHEW TO IMPACT FLORIDA THURSDAY

 

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

8:45 AM         Briefing on Hurricane Matthew with DEM Director Bryan Koon

9:00 AM         Press Conference on Hurricane Matthew from Florida State Emergency Operations Center (Tallahassee)

9:40 AM         Call with St. Lucie County Sheriff Ken Mascara regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

10:00 AM       Call with Colonel Jason Kirk, Army Corps of Engineers regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

11:06 AM       Interview with Fox Radio (Via Phone)

11:15 AM       Weather Briefing on Hurricane Matthew with DEM Director Bryan Koon and National Hurricane Center (Via Phone)

11:45 AM       Call with Sharon Tyler, American Red Cross regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

11:59 AM       Press Release: Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Matthew Preparedness Efforts as Storm Approaches Florida

12:00 PM        Call with Broward County Chair Marty Kiar regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

12:05 PM        Call with Eric Silagy, Florida Power and Light regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

12:10 PM        Call with General Turner, Army Corps of Engineers regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

12:30 PM        Briefing on Hurricane Matthew and media availability (St. Lucie)

1:30 PM          Interview with Wolf Blitzer, CNN

1:46 PM          Press Release: GOV. SCOTT: DIRECTING SUSPENSION OF TOLLS; NATIONAL GUARD DEPLOYMENTS

2:00 PM          Call with Governor’s Agency Heads regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:30 PM          Call with Florida Retailers regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

3:00 PM          Briefing on Hurricane Matthew and Media Availability (Brevard)

3:50 PM          Call with Cellular Providers regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

3:54 PM          Press Release: GOVERNOR SCOTT DIRECTS STATE OFFICE CLOSURES IN 26 COUNTIES

4:15 PM          Interview with Fox News (Via Phone)

5:15 PM          Weather briefing on Hurricane Matthew with DEM Director Bryan Koon and National Hurricane Center (Via Phone)

5:40 PM          Briefing on Hurricane Matthew and Media Availability (Duval)

6:30 PM          Call with Florida Salvation Army Teams regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

7:05 PM          Press Release: GOV. SCOTT REQUESTS EMERGENCY DECLARATION FROM PRESIDENT; SUSPENDS TOLLS; CALLS UP MORE NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERS

7:28 PM          Press Release: Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Matthew Preparedness Efforts as Storm Approaches Florida

8:15 PM          Meeting with FDOT Secretary Jim Boxold on traffic flow and potential road closures

8:35 PM          Call with Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

8:50 PM          Note to Press: State offices in Sumter and Bradford Counties will be closed Thursday and Friday.

 

Thursday, October 6, 2016

7:15 AM         Briefing on Hurricane Matthew at State EOC (Tallahassee)

7:45 AM         Call with Colonel Jason Kirk, Army Corps of Engineers regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

8:00 AM         Press Conference regarding Hurricane Matthew (Tallahassee)

8:04 AM         Press Release: Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Matthew Preparedness and Response Efforts as Storm Impacts Florida

8:30 AM         Call with Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

8:35 AM         Call with Palm Beach Sheriff Rick Bradshaw regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

8:40 AM         Call with Palm Beach Emergency Management Director Bill Johnson regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

8:45 AM         Call with Miami-Dade County Emergency Management Director Curt Sommerhoff regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

8:50 AM         Call with Miami-Dade County Sheriff Juan Perez regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

8:55 AM         Call with St. Lucie County Sheriff Ken Mascara regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

9:00 AM         Call with St. Lucie County Emergency Management Director Tom Daly regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

9:05 AM         Call with Volusia County Sheriff Ben Johnson regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

9:36 AM         Press Release: GOV. SCOTT: TIME IS UP, EVACUATE

10:00 AM       Call with Utility Providers regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

10:15 AM       Briefing on Hurricane Matthew and Media Availability (Stuart)

10:42 AM       Press Release: Gov. Scott Updated on Hurricane Matthew Preparedness Efforts as Storm Approaches Florida

11:00 AM       Interview with Fox News (Via Phone)

11:15 AM       Weather briefing on Hurricane Matthew with DEM Director Bryant Koon and National Hurricane Center (Via Phone)

12:35 PM        Call with President Barack Obama regarding Hurricane Matthew

12:50 PM        Call with Volusia County Emergency Management Director James Judge II regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

12:55 PM        Call with Flagler County Sheriff James Manfre regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

1:05 PM          Visit to National Guard Staging Area (Sanford)

1:30 PM          Call with Duval County Chair Greg Anderson regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

1:35 PM          Call with Seminole County Emergency Management Director Alan Harris regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

1:36 PM          Press Release: GOV. SCOTT: OVER HALF OF THE NATIONAL GUARD ACTIVATED; ADDITIONAL REQUESTS TO PRESIDENT

1:40 PM          Call with Seminole County Sheriff Donald Eslinger regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

1:45 PM          Call with Seminole County Chair Brenda Carey regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

1:50 PM          Call with Marion County Sheriff Emery Gainey regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

1:55 PM          Call with Marion County Emergency Management Director regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:10 PM          Call with Indiana Governor Mike Pence regarding Hurricane Matthew

2:20 PM          Call with Monroe County Emergency Management Director Martin Senterfitt regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:25 PM          Call with Monroe County Sheriff Rick Ramsay

2:30 PM          Call with Okeechobee County Emergency Management Director Mitch Smeykal regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:35 PM          Call with Okeechobee County Sheriff Paul May regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

2:40 PM          Briefing on Hurricane Matthew and Media Availability (St. Augustine)

3:25 PM          Call with Okeechobee County Chair Frank Irby regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

3:30 PM          Call with Orange County Emergency Management Director Ron Plummer regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

3:35 PM          Call with Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

3:40 PM          Call with Orange County Chair Teresa Jacobs regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

3:45 PM          Call with Osceola County Emergency Management Director Stephen Watts regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

3:50 PM          Call with Governor Rick Perry regarding Hurricane Matthew

3:52 PM          Interview with Weather Channel

4:00 PM          Call with Osceola County Chair Viviana Janer regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

4:05 PM          Call with Palm Beach Chair Mary Lou Berger regarding Hurricane Matthew

4:07 PM          Interview with CNN

4:15 PM          Call with North Carolina Governor Pat McCroy regarding Hurricane Matthew

5:00 PM          Call with Marion County Chair Kathy Bryant regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

5:03 PM          Interview with Wolf Blitzer, CNN (Via Phone)

5:05 PM          Call with Putnam County Emergency Management Director Quin Romay regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

5:10 PM          Call with Putnam County Sheriff Jeff Hardy regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

5:15 PM          Weather briefing on Hurricane Matthew with DEM Director Bryan Koon and National Hurricane Center (Via Phone)

5:45 PM          Meeting with General Turner, Army Corps of Engineers (Tallahassee)

6:55 PM          Call with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie regarding Hurricane Matthew

6:58 PM          Interview with Erin Burnett, CNN (Via Phone)

7:00 PM          Briefing on Hurricane Matthew and Media Availability

7:40 PM          Interview with Erin Burnett, CNN

8:00 PM          Call with Gail McGovern, CEO of American Red Cross regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

8:04 PM          Press Release: Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Matthew Preparedness and Response Efforts as Storm Impacts Florida

8:25 PM          Call with South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

8:30 PM          Call with Georgia Governor Nathan Deal regarding Hurricane Matthew preparedness

9:00 AM         Interview with Megan Kelly

 

Friday, October 7, 2016

5:50 AM         Call with Eric Silagy, Florida Power and Light regarding Hurricane Matthew

5:55 AM         Call with Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry regarding Hurricane Matthew

6:00 AM         Briefing on Hurricane Matthew at State EOC (Tallahassee)

6:40 AM         Interview with Good Morning America (Via Phone)

7:00 AM         Interview with The Today Show (Via Phone)

7:15 AM         Interview with CBS This Morning (Via Phone)

7:30 AM         Call with Martin County Sheriff William Snyder regarding Hurricane Matthew

7:35 AM         Call with Martin County Emergency Management Director Debra McCaughey regarding Hurricane Matthew

7:40 AM         Call with Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw regarding Hurricane Matthew

7:45 AM         Call with Palm Beach County Emergency Management Director Bill Johnson regarding Hurricane Matthew

7:50 AM         Call with State CIO Jason Allison regarding Hurricane Matthew

7:55 AM         Call with St. Lucie County Sheriff Ken Mascara regarding Hurricane Matthew

8:00 AM         Call with St. Lucie County Emergency Management Director Tom Daly regarding Hurricane Matthew

8:05 AM         Call with St. Lucie County Administrator Howard Tipton regarding Hurricane Matthew

8:10 AM         Call with Indian River County Sheriff Deryl Loar regarding Hurricane Matthew

8:15 AM         Call with Indian River County Emergency Management Director John King

8:20 AM         Call with Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey regarding Hurricane Matthew

8:25 AM         Call with Ft. Pierce Mayor Linda Hudson regarding Hurricane Matthew

8:30 AM         Call with St. Lucie Village Mayor William Theiss regarding Hurricane Matthew

8:35 AM         Call with Sebastian Mayor Bob McPartlan regarding Hurricane Matthew

8:40 AM         Call with Fellsmere Mayor Joel Tyson regarding Hurricane Matthew

8:45 AM         Call with Vero Beach Mayor Jay Kramer regarding Hurricane Matthew

8:50 AM         Call with Indian River Chair Bob Solari regarding Hurricane Matthew

8:55 AM         Call with Ocean Breeze Mayor David Myers regarding Hurricane Matthew

9:00 AM         Press Conference regarding Hurricane Matthew (Tallahassee)

9:35 AM         Call with Jupiter Island Town Manager Gene Ralph regarding Hurricane Matthew

9:40 AM         Call with Cape Canaveral Mayor Bob Hoog regarding Hurricane Matthew

9:45 AM         Call with Cocoa Beach Mayor Henry Parrish regarding Hurricane Matthew

9:50 AM         Call with Grant-Valkaria Mayor Del Yonts regarding Hurricane Matthew

9:55 AM         Call with Indialantic Mayor Dave Berkman regarding Hurricane Matthew

10:00 AM       Call with Indian Harbor Beach Mayor David Panicola regarding Hurricane Matthew

10:05 AM       Call with Malabar Mayor Phil Crews regarding Hurricane Matthew

10:10 AM       Call with Melbourne Mayor Kathy Meehan regarding Hurricane Matthew

10:20 AM       Call with Jacksonville Beach Mayor Charlie Latham regarding Hurricane Matthew

10:25 AM       Call with Kennedy Space Center Director Bob Cabana regarding Hurricane Matthew

10:25 AM       Interview with Fox News

10:30 AM       Call with utility providers of impacted counties regarding Hurricane Matthew

10:55 AM       Call with Palm Bay Mayor William Capote regarding Hurricane Matthew

11:00 AM       Call with Palm Beach Shores Mayor Carol McCormack regarding Hurricane Matthew

11:05 AM       Call with Rockledge Mayor Thomas Price regarding Hurricane Matthew

11:10 AM       Call with Satellite Mayor Frank Catino regarding Hurricane Matthew

11:14 AM       Press Release: Gov. Scott: As Hurricane Impacts Florida, Additional Requests Made to Federal Government

11:15 AM       Weather briefing on Hurricane Matthew with DEM Director Bryan Koon and National Hurricane Center (Via Phone)

11:50 AM       Call with Volusia County Sheriff Ben Johnson regarding Hurricane Matthew

11:55 AM       Call with Volusia County Emergency Management Director Jim Judge regarding Hurricane Matthew

12:00 PM        Call with Brevard County Emergency Management Director Kimberly Prosser regarding Hurricane Matthew

12:05 PM        Call with Osceola County Sheriff Bob Hansell regarding Hurricane Matthew

12:10 PM        Call with Lisa Kennedy, CEO of International Speedway Corporation regarding Hurricane Matthew

12:15 PM        Call with Osceola County Emergency Management Director Steve Watts regarding Hurricane Matthew

12:20 PM        Call with Orange County Sheriff Jerry Deming regarding Hurricane Matthew

12:25 PM        Call with Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs regarding Hurricane Matthew

12:30 PM        Call with Orange County Emergency Management Director Ron Plummer regarding Hurricane Matthew

12:35 PM        Press Release: Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Matthew Preparedness and Response Efforts as Storm Continues to Impact Florida

2:30 PM          Tour storm damage in Brevard County

3:00 PM          Call with Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry and General Turner, US Army Corps of Engineers regarding Jacksonville Beach flooding

3:15 PM          Visit to Indian Harbor Beach Police Department

4:30 PM          Visit to Volusia County EOC (Daytona Beach)

5:15 PM          Weather briefing on Hurricane Matthew with DEM Director Bryan Koon and National Hurricane Center (Via Phone)

7:54 PM          Press Release: Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Matthew Preparedness and Response Efforts as Storm Continues to Impact Florida

9:45 PM          Call with Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry, Flagler County Sheriff Jim Manfre and St. Johns County Sheriff David Shoar Regarding Hurricane Matthew

10:10 PM        Note to Press: Gov. Scott will be in Jacksonville tomorrow morning to assess damage following Hurricane Matthew.

 

Saturday, October 8, 2016

 

8:30 AM         Calls to local officials regarding impacts of Hurricane Matthew

                                     Town of Hastings Mayor-Commissioner Tom Ward

                                    St. Augustine Beach Mayor Rich O’Brien

                                    Atlantic Beach Mayor Mitchell Reeves

                                   Town of Baldwin Mayor Stan Totman

                                   Jacksonville Beach Mayor Charlie Latham

                                  Town of Callahan Mayor Robert Rau

                                   Fernandina Beach Mayor Johnny Miller

                                  Town of Hilliard Mayor David Buchanan

                                  City of Green Cove Springs Mayor Pamela Lewis

                                  Town of Orange Park Mayor Eugene Nix

                                  City of Keystone Heights Tony Brown

                                  Penney Farms Mayor Thomas DeVille

                                   City of Neptune Beach Mayor Harriet Pruette 

9:00 AM         Damage assessment overflight (Daytona Beach to Jacksonville Beach)

10:20 AM       Press Conference regarding Hurricane Matthew (Jacksonville)

11:00 AM       Damage assessment overflight (Jacksonville to Fernandina Beach)

11:15 AM       Weather briefing on Hurricane Matthew with DEM Director Bryan Koon and National Hurricane Center (Via Phone)

11:20 AM       Call with President Barack Obama regarding Hurricane Matthew

1:15 PM          Briefing on Hurricane Matthew and Media Availability (Yulee)

2:26 PM          Press Release: Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Matthew Response and Recovery Efforts

3:00 PM          Calls to Local Officials regarding impacts of Hurricane Matthew

                                        Town of Welaka Mayor Gordon Sands

                                        St. Augustine Beach Mayor Rich O’Brien

                                       St. Johns County Sheriff David Shoar

3:15 PM          Call with Vice Admiral Karl Schultz, Commander, U.S. Coast Guard Atlantic Area regarding Hurricane Matthew

4:15 PM          Tour of Hurricane Matthew damage (St. Augustine)

8:00 PM          Call with Utility Providers of Impacted Counties regarding Hurricane Matthew

 

Sunday, October 9, 2016

8:30 AM         Breakfast with Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry

9:45 AM         Note to Press: The Federal Government approved portions of Governor Scott’s request for a major disaster declaration including debris removal and emergency protective measures.

12:30 PM        Call with Superintendents regarding Hurricane Matthew recovery efforts

1:30 PM          Tour Hurricane Matthew damage and meet with First Responders and Volunteers (Jacksonville Beach)

2:00 PM          Visit with Utility Lineman

2:37 PM          Press Release: Gov. Scott: Offering Full Resources of the State so Schools Can Reopen Immediately

3:59 PM          Press Release: Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Matthew Response and Recovery Efforts

4:45 PM          Call with Utility Companies regarding power restoration efforts

5:30 PM          Visit to Duval County Emergency Operations Center (Jacksonville)

 

Monday, October 10, 2016

7:30 AM         Call with Florida Power and Light President and CEO Eric Silagy regarding Hurricane Matthew response

7:50 AM         Call with Clay Electric Co-Op General Manager Ricky Davis regarding Hurricane Matthew response

8:05 AM         Call with Duke Energy President Alex Glenn regarding Hurricane Matthew response

8:10 AM         Call with Volusia County Sheriff Ben Johnson regarding Hurricane Matthew response

8:30 AM         Call with Florida Department of Education Commissioner Pam Stewart regarding school openings

8:35 AM         Call with Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry regarding Hurricane Matthew response

10:21 AM       Press Release: Gov. Scott Activates Emergency Bridge Loan Program for Small Businesses Damaged by Hurricane Matthew

10:30 AM       Tour Hurricane Matthew damage and meet and greet with volunteers (Flagler Beach)

11:12 AM       Press Release: Governor Scott Activates Florida Disaster Fund Following Hurricane Matthew

12:17 PM        Press Release: Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Matthew Response and Recovery Efforts

2:00 PM          Call with Superintendents regarding Hurricane Matthew recovery efforts

5:34 PM          Press Release: Governor Scott Recognizes AT&T for $25,000 Donation to Florida Disaster Fund

5:50 PM          Call with Georgia Governor Nathan Deal regarding Hurricane Matthew recovery efforts

6:00 PM          Call with North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory regarding Hurricane Matthew recovery efforts

7:00 PM          Call with Utility Companies regarding power restoration efforts

 

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

8:30-9 AM      Calls with Officials regarding Hurricane Matthew response and recovery

                                              Eric Silagy, President and CEO of Florida Power and Light

                                               Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry

                                               Volusia County Sheriff Ben Johnson

                                               Flagler Beach Mayor Linda Provencher

                                               St. Augustine Mayor Nancy Shaver

                                              Paul McElroy, CEO of JEA

                                             Mike Hightower, Chief Public Affairs Officer of JEA

3:49 PM          Press Release: Gov. Scott Sends Resources to GA, SC, NC Following Hurricane Matthew

 

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

7:30 AM         Call with Eric Silagy, President and CEO of Florida Power and Light regarding Hurricane Matthew response and recovery

7:35 AM         Call with Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry regarding Hurricane Matthew response and recovery

8:30 AM         Call with Paul McElroy, CEO of JEA regarding Hurricane Matthew response and recovery

8:40 AM         Call with Ricky Davis, General Manager of Clay County Electric Co-Op regarding Hurricane Matthew response and recovery

10:13 AM       Press Release: Gov. Scott Directs DEP to Investigate Sewer Overflows Following Hurricanes

10:50 AM       Call with Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry regarding Hurricane Matthew response and recovery

1:00 PM          Call with General Turner, US Army Corps of Engineers regarding Hurricane Matthew response and recovery

4:30 PM          Call with Insurance Providers regarding Hurricane Matthew

4:54 PM          Press Release: Gov. Scott Hosts Call with Insurance Providers Following Hurricane Matthew

5:00 PM          Call with Utility Companies regarding power restoration efforts

 

Thursday, October 13, 2016

5:00 PM          Dinner with Utility Companies (Tallahassee)

 

Monday, October 17, 2016

10:30 AM       St. Augustine tourism event following Hurricane Matthew (St. Augustine)

11:04 AM       Press Release: Gov. Scott: Disappointed President Obama Has Not Approved Key Funding Following Hurricane Matthew

12:45 PM        Tour Hurricane Matthew damage (St. Augustine)

4:45 PM          Meeting with businesses impacted by Hurricane Matthew (Cape Canaveral)

 

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

7:45 AM         Meeting with businesses impacted by Hurricane Matthew (Cape Canaveral)

9:00 AM         Visit with local law enforcement and first responders regarding Hurricane Matthew (Cocoa)

10:50 AM       Note to Press: FEMA announced that Individual Assistance is now available for individuals in Flagler, Putnam, St. Johns and Volusia counties.

12:41 PM        Press Release: Governor Rick Scott Recognizes Florida Blue for $10,000 Donation to Florida Disaster Fund

 

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

1:20 PM          Press Release: Gov. Scott Disaster Unemployment Assistance Now Available

7:20 PM          Note to Press: Today FEMA announced additional counties (Brevard and Indian River) are eligible for individual and public assistance.

 

Thursday, October 20, 2016

8:30 AM         Clay County Electric Co-Op visit (Keystone Heights)

10:00 AM       Visit with First Responders and Law Enforcement Agents following Hurricane Matthew (Satsuma)

11:05 AM       Lunch with Putnam County Leaders following Hurricane Matthew (East Palatka)

4:23 PM          Note to Press: The Federal Government expanded the federal Disaster Unemployment Assistance to residents of Brevard and Indian counties who have lost jobs as a result of Hurricane Matthew.

3:38 PM          Press Release: Governor Scott Directs FDOT to Expedite Opening of A1A in Flagler Beach

 

Monday, October 24, 2016

10:30 AM       Meeting with Duval County Officials on Hurricane Matthew response and recovery (Jacksonville)

6:12 PM          Note to Press: FEMA announced additional counties that are eligible for individual (Duval) and public assistance (Indian River, Putnam, Nassau, St. Johns, Volusia, Clay and Martin). Unemployment Assistance is available in Duval county.

 

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

1:00 PM          Meeting with Palm Beach County Officials on Hurricane Matthew response and recovery (West Palm Beach)

 

Thursday, October 27, 2016

2:00 PM          Meeting with Daytona Beach Officials on Hurricane Matthew response and recovery (Daytona Beach)

 

Monday, October 31, 2016

2:45 PM          Meeting with Flagler County Officials on Hurricane Matthew response and recovery (Bunnell)

 

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