Emergency Storm Information

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District Deactivates its Emergency Operations Center and Lower Hillsborough Flood Detention Area »

September 4, 2019 – Southwest Florida Water Management District (District) officials deactivated the District’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) at 2 p.m. today.

All District Offices Open Tuesday, Sept. 3 »

September 2, 2019 – All District offices will be open on Tuesday, Sept. 3.

District Monitors Hurricane Dorian »

August 30, 2019 – Emergency Operations Center at Level 2 activation

Hurricane Dorian Employee Preparation »

August 29, 2019 – As Hurricane Dorian approaches, the District’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) has begun preparing for potential emergency operations. It is important for staff to stay informed as the storm’s projected path is expected to affect our region over the holiday weekend.