Disaster Unemployment Assistance Deadliner Extended until DEC 7.
The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has extended the application deadline for Disaster Unemployment Assistance
to Friday, Dec. 7. DUA is available to Florida residents and businesses in Bay, Calhoun, Franklin, Gadsden, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Leon, Liberty, Taylor, Wakulla and Washington counties. DUA is available for unemployment beginning October 14, 2018 until April 13, 2019, as long as the individual’s unemployment continues to be a result of the disaster.
Find more information about application criteria at www.floridajobs.org.
FEMA is centralizing services and relocating to the Franklin County Tourist Development Center, 731 Hwy 98, East Point, FL. Available hours are Monday - Wednesday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
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2018-19 City Budget Budget
Duke Energy Begins Tree Trimming
In order to maintain reliable service and minimize outages Duke Energy will be conducting vegetation management activities in and around portions of the City of Apalachicola beginning the week of September 10 and continuing for approximately three weeks (weather permitting). The trained tree personnel will be inspecting and clearing vegetation that poses a threat to Duke Energy power lines. All tree trimming and pruning activities conducted by Duke Energy will follow standards developed and approved by the American National Standards Institute for tree care maintenance and operations.