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Resilient SWFL economy making post – Ian progress


The weather this spring and summer was unseasonably hot, and while that same description wouldn’t necessarily…

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Home Depot Foundation , Inspiritus team up ahead of Ian anniversary


The Home Depot Foundation, in partnership with Inspiritus, worked to repair and rebuild several homes in the Harlem Heights neighborhood that were badly damaged during Hurricane…

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Town to pay approximately $2.2 million less for recovery projects due to change in FEMA cost – share


Town of Fort Myers Beach, FL – President Biden announced on October 25 that he has…

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A year after Ian, Southwest Florida recovering with help of UF/IFAS Extension


In the year since Hurricane Ian unleashed its fury on Southwest Florida, UF/IFAS Extension agents have…

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FloridaCommerce Announces Approval of State of Florida’s Action Plan for $910 Million in Hurricane Ian Recovery Funding


TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, FloridaCommerce announced the approval of the State of Florida’s Action Plan for Hurricane Ian…

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Recovery Task Force to launch online survey for resident feedback on draft Initiative Profiles in ResilientLee Recovery and Resilience Plan


Fort Myers, FL, – The Lee County Recovery Task Force (RTF) is launching an online survey…

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The Salvation Army, Fort Myers Area Command Awarded $2.5 Million Bezos Day 1 Families Fund Grant to Help Fort Myers Families Find Safe Shelter, Housing and Stability


FORT MYERS, Fla.: The Salvation Army, Fort Myers Area Command, which has provided assistance to those…

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