$300+ million in property damage — hundreds of residents forced out of their homes
Escambia County has had two 100-year storms and one 500-year storm in the last 12 years
Do you worry every time a hurricane or heavy rain is in the forecast?
Have flooded roads interfered with your ability to travel?
Do you feel like your local government doesn't care about your problem?
We're a community that believes in hope. We've been hoping for many years. Unfortunately, that hope is falling short.
Flood protection starts with a proactive approach — Escambia County doesn't meet the grade
The 2015 plan was left unfunded
The $417 million stormwater plan created after the 2014 floods remains largely unfunded leaving Escambia County unprotected.
The threats – and urgency for expensive action – will only increase in the years ahead.