The category four storm made landfall over North Captiva Island in Lee County and moved into Charlotte County on August 13, 2004.
With costs of flood insurance hitting the roof, Pembroke Pines homeowner Susan Henderson will now be getting a break under her roof.
Property owners in Broward County will now be able to more easily access whether their property is located in a flood zone.
Weather officials from around the country are meeting for the National Hurricane Conference in Orlando this week.
Miami-Dade County Commissioners are fighting back against large impending rate hikes for flood insurance.
While Washington remains in a standstill thanks to the GOP-forced government shutdown, the panhandle of Florida is preparing for a tropical storm and those preps could be hampered by the freeze in government.
Residents in Broward County are encouraged to sign up for “Twitter Alert” to receive emergency information.
Sinkholes are an all to common occurrence in Florida and that’s why the state has received a $1.08 million federal grant to study the state’s vulnerability to the natural phenomenon.
With the start of hurricane season just days away, South Florida homeowners that are in the National Flood Insurance program should know that there are changes are on the way.
While South Florida has been able to avoid much of the hurricane activity in the last few years, it may be more difficult this year if NOAA’s outlook for the 2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season comes to fruition.