Utility Authority, Escambia Leaders Reduce Flood Risk With Sewage Fix
In the Florida panhandle, a local utility and a county have joined forces to reduce the risk of flooding and contamination in a small, low-income…
Florida Counties Try to Lessen Flood Intensity With Street Alterations
Escambia County knows exactly how flooding can devastate a community. Still reeling from Hurricane Sally, the county faces many problems as they…
Hurricane Sally's Historic Rain, Storm Surge Flood Escambia (PHOTOS)
Escambia County's hurricane and flood risk became clear after Hurricane Sally dumped more than 2 feet of rain and caused nearly $30 million in…
Hurricane Sally Hits Pensacola Hard, Reveals Weaknesses
As Hurricane Sally churned off the Gulf Coast about midday on Sept. 15, Pensacola Mayor Grover C. Robinson IV and Police Chief Tommi Lyter were…
Jacksonville Confronts Its Flood Risk
Stunned by unexpected, historic flooding that swamped Jacksonville three years ago, the northeast Florida city is taking steps to address its flood…
Storm Surge Leads to Big Losses for Lee County Real Estate
Storm surge costs Florida’s real estate market billions of dollars, on average, every year.
Naples Fights Flooding With Oyster Reefs
How can oysters help keep Naples Bay safe from flooding?
How Your Home's Flood Risk Hurts Your Wallet
Realtor.com recently announced they will now use data collected from First Street Foundation's Flood Factor to provide flood risk scores for every…