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Flooding Safety 101: Keeping Your Family Safe There are many potential dangers when floodwaters rise. We’ve collected important safety tips that will give you the knowledge and confidence you need to keep your family safe in the event of flooding — because flood safety starts with...
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Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 14, 2019) - Hillsborough County will hold a series of public information meetings until May 16 to engage the community about risk mitigation strategy and the Floodplain Management Plan. The Local Mitigation Strategy (LMS) is the all-hazards guide developed to provide...
When a hurricane or tropical storm cuts off electricity in your neighborhood, a portable generator can be your best mechanical friend. Or, it can cause serious harm. If you rely on a generator to provide power in an outage, it's critical to know how to use it properly. Here are some tips:...
Hurricane season spawns lots of myths and disinformation. Here are eight of them: Myth: Placing tape on windows helps prevent glass from breaking in high winds. Fact: If anything, tape holds together large chunks of glass that are more dangerous than small shards. Forget tape. Install shutters,...
Hillsborough County residents and business owners, including those in Tampa, Temple Terrace, and Plant City, are invited to participate in developing the community's risk mitigation strategy by providing feedback on the 5-year update to Hillsborough County's Local Mitigation Strategy and Floodplain...
They improve your home's appearance, enhance its value, shelter wildlife, and provide protection in a storm. Trees. It's important to think about them, especially with the approach of hurricane season. Here are steps that Hillsborough County residents and business owners can take now to ensure...
Hazard mitigation focuses on actions that produce repetitive benefits over time, not on actions that might be considered emergency planning or emergency services. The primary purpose of hazard mitigation is to take action now-before the next disaster-to reduce human and financial consequences...
Hillsborough County has scheduled additional outreach to assist residents in the coastal area who may not have been able to attend meetings at the beginning of April that introduced introduced preliminary updates to the coastal flood risk maps. The updated maps utilize improved technology and data...
Escaping through a broken fence. Darting out of an open door. Running off during a thunderstorm. There are many ways your pet can go missing, and it can be a frightening and emotional experience. Here are a few tips from Hillsborough County Pet Resource Center on how best to find a lost furry...
Hillsborough County, Fla. (April 12, 2019) - Hillsborough County will hold a public information meeting on Monday, April 15, to discuss a $600,000 stormwater improvement project designed to reduce flooding along John Moore Road near Windy Circle. The meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at...
Residents can easily find information about projects in their neighborhood with Hillsborough County's upgraded Capital Improvement Project map viewer and new text-based search tool. The interactive tools available online include information on more than 700 County capital transportation,...