County issues flood warning for Wesley Chapel area | News
Wesley Chapel, Florida -- The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a Flood Warning for Pasco County near Cypress Creek at Worthington Gardens near Wesley Chapel.
According to the NWS, the river at Cypress Creek at Worthington Gardens could remain above the eight foot minor flood stage level (8.8 feet) until Friday, July 27.
The County’s Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) at 4444 Grand Avenue (Corner of Grand and Trouble Creek Road), New Port Richey is open to assist residents. It’s open Monday through Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday, noon to 6:00 p.m.
Representatives from the Florida Division of Emergency Management, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the U. S. Small Business Administration and other agencies are at the centers to explain disaster assistance programs and help residents apply for aid. State and Federal community relations teams are also working door-to-door helping Tropical Storm Debby residents designated for federal individual assistance.
In addition, the County’s Resident Information Center (RIC) is open Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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