FEMA Hosts Webinars on Evacuation and Shelter-in-Place Guidance FEMA released “Planning Considerations: Evacuation and Shelter-in-Place- Guidance for State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial Partners“. The document draws upon the collective experience of those partners to provide relevant concepts, principals, and guidance as a resource for emergency managers and planners. FEMA’s National Integration Center is hosting a 60-minute webinars to discuss the […]
FEMA Hosts Webinar on Hurricane Michael Recovery Advisories FEMA will host two webinars to discuss recently-released Hurricane Michael Recovery Advisories on Thursday, Aug. 15. These Recovery Advisories assist various stakeholders in rebuilding more resiliently by providing design and construction guidance to help minimize damage from future storm events. The webinar is free and available to anyone interested in the topics […]
District Leader Shares Career Advice at Meeting District leader, Scott Letasi, provided young professionals with valuable career advice at the American Water Resources Association’s (AWRA) Young Professionals Lunch and Learn hosted at the District. Read here to learn tips for building a solid career foundation.
The Florida Public Works Magazine is seeking quality technical and organizational content for our next issue! We enjoy hearing about your expertise, the great projects you are working on and more! If you have content you would like highlighted in a magazine that reaches over 1,600 readers and that can benefit our profession in Florida. […]
Please find below information from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) regarding upcoming Evacuation and Shelter-in-Place webinars. The webinars are open to the whole community however advance registration is required. Real-time captioning will be available on the webinar. To register, click on your preferred webinar session from the list below: Webinar 1: Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019 at […]
Wage and Hour Opinion Letters The Department issued three new opinion letters providing compliance assistance for the Fair Labor Standards Act and Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). The letters address FMLA leave for a child’s Special Education meeting, overtime for firefighting and law enforcement, and the employment status of volunteer reserve deputies.
Private Sector Advisory Update on 2019 National Preparedness Month Thank you to all of you who communicate preparedness messages in September and throughout the rest of the year through seasonal messaging campaigns. With National Preparedness Month just three weeks away, we wanted to give you a quick update on what we are preparing for the campaign […]