Permanent disaster recovery agency being considered
PHOTO BY CHARLES A BAKER IIIA few dozen organizers discussed the creation of Polk Rebuilds After Disaster at the Polk County Emergency Operations Center in Winter Haven July 27, 2018.
PHOTO BY CHARLES A BAKER IIIHurricane Irma destroyed multiple homes in Polk County last year. FEMA and insurance monies were sometimes not enough for local families to recover.
WRITTEN BY CHARLES A BAKER III
WINTER HAVEN – Back in 2004, the eyes of Hurricanes Charley, Frances and Jeanne blew directly over Polk County.