north port flooding

Sign of hope for those dealing with flooding in North Port

There were some signs of hope Saturday for those impacted by flooding in North Port. After days of fallout from Elsa, officials say that water levels are slowly starting to decrease. Some people stocked up on sandbags for the past few days while others were forced to evacuate from their homes. North Port Fire Rescue […]

Shelter opens in North Port as floodwaters rise

The remnants of Elsa’s heavy rains and downpours are sticking around, forcing some neighbors out of their homes and causing a larger concern for the rest of hurricane season. High levels of flooding in Sarasota County are becoming North Port’s problem, and the water level is higher than the city has seen in decades. The […]