Search and Rescue Efforts Underway Following Hurricane Ian

On September 29, 2022, in News Releases, by Staff

For Immediate Release: September 29, 2022 Contact: Governor’s Press Office, (850) 717-9282, Communications@eog.myflorida.com   Search and Rescue Efforts Underway Following Hurricane Ian   TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — This afternoon, Governor Ron DeSantis issued updates on Hurricane Ian at the State Emergency Operations Center with Division of Emergency Management Director Kevin Guthrie. Earlier today, Governor DeSantis, First Lady Casey DeSantis […]

First Lady Casey DeSantis Announces Donations Are Pouring in to the Florida Disaster Fund to Help Communities Impacted by Hurricane Ian

On September 29, 2022, in News Releases, by Staff

The Florida Disaster Fund Has Received More Than $10 million in Donations  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, First Lady Casey DeSantis announced that within hours of activating, the Florida Disaster Fund has received over $10 million in donations to support communities impacted by Hurricane Ian. To contribute, please visit www.FloridaDisasterFund.org or text DISASTER to 20222.   “We are very […]

Search and Rescue Efforts Underway Following Hurricane Ian

On September 29, 2022, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — This morning, Governor Ron DeSantis issued updates on Hurricane Ian at the State Emergency Operations Center with Division of Emergency Management Director Kevin Guthrie. Full remarks are available here.   Since 1:00 a.m., search and rescue operations have been underway in response to Hurricane Ian. Urban Search and Rescue Team 2 was the first on […]

El Gobernador Ron DeSantis Anuncia los Últimos Detalles Sobre los Preparativos del Estado para el Huracán Ian

On September 28, 2022, in News Releases, by Staff

Esta tarde, el Gobernador Ron DeSantis detalló los últimos adelantos sobre el huracán Ian en el centro de emergencia del estado con Kevin Guthrie el Director de la División de Emergencia de Florida. Para leer más visite esta página. Ian tocó tierra esta tarde en Cayo Costa con vientos de 155 millas por hora, 2 […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Issues Updates on State Preparedness for Hurricane Ian

On September 28, 2022, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — This evening, Governor Ron DeSantis issued updates on Hurricane Ian at the State Emergency Operations Center with Division of Emergency Management Director Kevin Guthrie. Full remarks are available here.   Ian made landfall earlier today in Cayo Costa with winds of 155 miles per hour, two miles per hour short of a Category […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Requests President Biden Approve Major Disaster Declaration and 100 Percent Federal Cost Share for 60 Days for Hurricane Ian

On September 28, 2022, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis requested President Biden grant a Major Disaster Declaration for all 67 counties, for all categories, and all types of assistance, due to the ongoing devastating impacts of Hurricane Ian. If granted, a Major Disaster Declaration provides a wide range of federal assistance programs for individuals, as well as funds […]

El Gobernador Ron DeSantis Anuncia los Últimos Detalles Sobre los Preparativos del Estado para el Huracán Ian

On September 28, 2022, in News Releases, by Staff

Florida Solicita que el Presidente Biden Autorice 100 Por Ciento de Fondos Federales por 60 días debido al Huracán Ian Esta mañana, el Gobernador Ron DeSantis detalló los últimos adelantos sobre el huracán Ian en el centro de emergencia del estado y en el centro norte de Florida. Para leer más visite esta página y […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Issues Updates on State Preparedness for Hurricane Ian

On September 28, 2022, in News Releases, by Staff

Florida Requests President Biden Approve 100 Percent Federal Cost Share for Hurricane Ian for 60 Days   TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis has held two briefings on Hurricane Ian at the State Emergency Operations Center and delivered remarks while meeting with linemen in North Central Florida. Full remarks are available here, here, and here. Ian is currently a Category […]

First Lady DeSantis Announces Activation of Florida Disaster Fund in Preparation for Hurricane Ian

On September 28, 2022, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, First Lady Casey DeSantis announced the activation of the Florida Disaster Fund to support Florida’s communities impacted by Hurricane Ian. The Florida Disaster Fund is the State of Florida’s official private fund established to provide financial assistance to our communities as they respond to and recover from times of emergency or disaster. In […]

El Gobernador Ron DeSantis Anuncia los Últimos Detalles Sobre los Preparativos del Estado para el Huracán Ian

On September 27, 2022, in News Releases, by Staff

Esta tarde, el Gobernador Ron DeSantis fue acompañado por Kevin Guthrie el Director de Emergencia de Florida en el centro de emergencia del estado para detallar los últimos adelantos sobre el huracán Ian. Para leer más visite esta página. Esta mañana, Ian se convirtió en un huracán de categoría 3 y está localizado en el […]