Collier County continues major debris cleanup efforts, approaches 75% completion 


As Thanksgiving approaches, Collier County hopes to have most of its Hurricane Ian debris collected. Although the county is confident it will hit the 75%-cleanup benchmark by the holiday, officials said there is still plenty of work to do.

It’s been a month and a half since Hurricane Ian ripped through Southwest Florida, bringing historic levels of flooding to Collier County. Areas hit hardest by flooding are still priorities for the county’s Solid and Hazardous Waste Division, director Kari Hodgson said.

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