Sanibel Hurricane Seminar

Date: Fri, Jun 14, 2019, 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Category: Your Event

City of Sanibel 2019 Hurricane Seminar
Friday, June 14th 2019, 1pm

The City of Sanibel conducts this informative seminar every year to educate the residents, businesses and island workers. The Seminar is free and reservations are not required.    

The Seminar will be held at the Sanibel Community House,

2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL 33957


Featured Speakers:


Dave Roberts, the City of Sanibel's weather consultant, will provide information on hurricane formation, the categories of tropical systems, and the dangers of storm surge.

Sandra Tapfumaneyi, Lee County Emergency Management Operations Chief, will discuss Family Emergency Planning and explain the county's responsibilities in dealing with tropical storm systems.

Kathy Monroe, F.I.S.H. Program Director, will discuss Special Needs issues on Sanibel and Captiva.

Keith Williams, Sanibel Community Services Director, will discuss the City's post-storm recovery plan.

Harold Law, Sanibel Building Official, will review city building codes.

William Dalton, Sanibel Police Chief, will lead the seminar and review the city's storm plans.

Prior to the seminar, the Ft Myers American Red Cross office will have their new Emergency Response Vehicle on display from 12pm-1pm. A volunteer will be on hand to discuss its purpose and answer questions.


Citizens unable to attend the seminar are encouraged to watch the video on a few weeks afterwards. A press release and email will announce when the video is posted.





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