Desoto County Emergency Alert Program Get alerted about emergencies and other important community news by signing up for our Emergency Alert Program. This system enables us to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather,... Read More.
Authorities in Charlotte and Sarasota counties and the city of Punta Gorda declared local states of emergency M in anticipation of Tropical Storm Elsa. As of today Tuesday, July 6th, County offices and... Read More.
St. Petersburg, Fla. – Governor Ron DeSantis was joined by local legislators and small business owners in St. Petersburg yesterday where he signed Senate Bill (SB) 2006, landmark legislation aimed at stemming the tide of local and state government overreach. The bill takes aim... Read More.
The Department of Business and Professional Regulation has issued and emergency order to re open Florida Bars starting Monday. Gov. Ron DeSantis and DBPR Secretary Halsey Beshears issued the order, permitting bars and other alcoholic beverage vendors to resume sales of alcoholic beverages for consumption... Read More.
Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the activation of the Business Damage Assessment survey to assess the impact of COVID-19 on Florida’s local business operations. The survey, managed by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO), will evaluate businesses affected by COVID-19... Read More.