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DEO Offers $60 Million Through Rebuild Florida Hometown Revitalization Program for Hurricane Michael Recovery

The program is designed to support the recovery of economic activity in commercial areas of Hurricane Michael-impacted communities, facilitating the return and recovery of businesses, jobs, and provision of goods and services to the area. Hurricane Michael hit the Sunshine State two years ago. 

DEO: $111 Million Available From Rebuild Florida General Infrastructure Repair Program for Hurricane Michael...

The Rebuild Florida General Infrastructure Repair Program is designed to provide funding for local governments to strategically rebuild and harden infrastructure to prevent or reduce losses from future disasters. Hurricane Michael hit Florida back in October 2018.

HUD Approves DEO’s Action Plan for $735 Million to Help Florida Recover From Hurricane...

Funding provides impacted families with the opportunity to rebuild, repair or replace their homes damaged by disasters, as well as providing communities the ability to prepare for future storms.
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Florida Submits Plan to HUD to Access $735 Million for Hurricane Michael Recovery

These funds are available through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant – Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) program. Hurricane Michael hit the Panhandle back in October 2018.

Ben Carson: HUD Sending More than $325 Million to Florida for Hurricanes Irma, Michael...

This week, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced it was sending more than $2.3 billion to 15 states, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, American Samoa and the Northern Mariana Islands to help those areas recover from natural disasters.

DEO Offers $85 Million in Grants to Local Governments Helping Hurricane Irma Recovery

On Tuesday, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) announced that $85 million is available to local governments in communities impacted by Hurricane Irma through the Rebuild Florida Infrastructure Repair Program. Hurricane Irma hit the Sunshine State back in September 2017.
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Rick Scott Looks Back at What He Accomplished as Governor of Florida

On Monday, his last full day in office, outgoing Gov. Rick Scott released a public letter outlining her accomplishments during his eights years in Tallahassee.   Florida Legislators and Fellow Floridians: When I ran for Governor of...