May 28, 2010
While many of you will probably be enjoying time with your families and friends this Memorial Day weekend, I hope you will join me in honoring those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country.
We have been fortunate the past few years that Florida has not experienced any major damage from hurricanes, but it does not take much to remember the devastation caused by Charley, Wilma, Ivan, Dennis or Katrina. It is important that we learn from the destruction in the past and prepare our homes and businesses before this hurricane season begins.
Through the Division of Emergency Management, the state offers a very useful Web-based tool to help business owners and families create customized disaster plans. To create a plan for your business and family, go to www.FloridaDisaster.org.
Here are a few quick tips you should think about when creating your business plan:
As you prepare for this hurricane season, I would like to make a commitment to you. If a storm does hit Florida's shores, the department will be here to support you and your business through the recovery.
UPCOMING BOARD MEETINGS
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