Charlotte County Commission Emergency Session on Red Tide

UPDATE – State of Emergency Declaration Passes Unanimously

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. (Aug. 14, 2018) – The Board of County Commissioners has voted unanimously to declare a local emergency in response to red tide.

The vote is expected to pave the way for any potential emergency funding made available through state and federal sources.

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