We Should Be Proud

Isaac has spared us; maybe the Calusa legend is true. By midday Sunday we were being told we would have over 7 inches of rain and a storm surge of 6 to 8 feet. Fortunately we got lucky. Your City planned for the worst. I signed an Emergency Declaration for the City over the weekend and attended the planning meetings […]

City Prepared

The City of Marco Island held a press conference to alert the public although storm system Isaac will not make a direct impact to Marco Island, there is still concern over flooding. There could be as much as seven inches of rain and also a predicted 5’-7’ storm surge. According to Chief Murphy, a high tide of three feet above […]

Post ISAAC wind, flooding and tidal issues / Damage Assessment

The City of Marco Island is monitoring the post ISAAC wind, flooding and tidal issues. We have observed some sea walls being topped and are aware that a very small number of residences or businesses have suffered damage because of water intrusion or flooding. The most significantly roadway flooding is on SR92A (Goodland Dr.). Marco Island Fire Rescue has made entry and does […]